Prime Minister Narendra Modi can be sharing his ideas on the CoWIN Global Conclave to be held on Monday as India will provide the CoWIN platform as a digital public good to different nations to run their very own COVID-19 inoculation drives.
About 50 nations, together with Canada, Mexico, Nigeria, Panama and Uganda, have proven curiosity in adopting CoWIN, a digital platform, to run their vaccination drives, Dr RS Sharma, the CEO of the National Health Authority (NHA), had stated lately, including that India is able to share the open-source software program without cost.
The prime minister has directed officers to create an open-source model of the platform and provides it to any nation that desires it without cost, Dr Sharma had stated.
“We are elated to announce that Hon’ble PM @narendramodi would be sharing his thoughts on #CoWINGlobalConclave as India offers #CoWIN as a digital public good to the world to combat #COVID19,” the NHA stated in a tweet.
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan will inaugurate the digital conclave. Others anticipated to talk on the occasion embody Foreign Secretary HV Shringla, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan and Dr Sharma.
The digital meet will see participation from well being and know-how consultants representing nations from throughout the globe. The conclave goals to share India’s expertise as regards to common vaccination to battle COVID-19 by means of Co-WIN, the NHA stated in a press release posted on its web site.
India developed Co-WIN because the central data know-how (IT) system for strategising, implementing, monitoring and evaluating Covid vaccination. Recently, many nations have proven curiosity in utilizing the platform, the NHA stated.
“India is excited to join hands with the world to win over COVID-19 together with Co-WIN. Join us as we unfold the story behind the development of a scalable, inclusive and open platform called CoWIN, the tech backbone of India’s vaccination drive,” it stated.
The digital conclave is a joint initiative by the Union ministries of well being, exterior affairs and the NHA.
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