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Interview with Dr. Ekaterina Koldunova by the Vietnam News Agency

06.03.2021

On March 6, the Vietnam News Agency released a special newscast issue on the situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

The issue includes an interview with the Associate Professor at the Department of Asian and African Studies, Senior Expert of the ASEAN Center Dr. Ekaterina Koldunova. It focused on a wide range of issues such as possible political alliances formation between vaccine manufacturers, the problem of equitable vaccine distribution, and the prospects for Vietnam to pursue a dual strategy that involves simultaneously overcoming the pandemic and achieving economic development goals.