Brazil will be independent in vaccine production in 2022, says minister

Marcos Pontes is the interviewee in the last A Voz do Brasil of 2021.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Starting in 2022, Brazil will be independent in the production of vaccines for Covid-19 and will be prepared for future pandemics, said Minister of Science, Technology and Innovations Marcos Pontes.

"If the planet doesn't want to sell vaccine to Brazil, Brazil will sell vaccine to the planet," the minister said during an interview on the program A Voz do Brasil that will air this Friday night (31).

Pontes said that the ministry has invested in 15 types of vaccine technologies. "[This structure] will serve for other pandemics that we will have, without a doubt . . .

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