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Misinformation fuels Papua New Guinea’s crisis

Misinformation threatens to scuttle Papua New Guinea’s already faltering efforts to bring a severe Covid-19 outbreak under control, with a survey showing one-in-four health workers are reluctant to get vaccinated. After a year without widespread community transmission, the impoverished Melanesian nation is now seeing record numbers of new infections almost every day. Hospitals have turned […]