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100 per cent Covid-19 vaccination rate targeted in Galapagos so tourists can return to Ecuador’s most popular travel destination with confidence

Ecuador in South America is trying to get more bang for the buck from its scarce Covid-19 shots by vaccinating the entire adult population of the sparsely populated Galapagos islands, the nation’s main tourist attraction.Authorities were targeting a 100 per cent immunisation rate on the Pacific archipelago of 30,000 people by the end of May, Norman Wray, the top government official on the islands, said.That is intended to help revive the islands’ US$350 million-per-year tourism industry, even…

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