Russia Vaccinates Indigenous Yamal Herders Against COVID-19

Covid has reached even the Yamal Peninsula in the Arctic. So vaccination teams are following, and finding ways to inoculate nomadic herders.,

Indigenous Yamal reindeer herders waited their turn to receive the Covid-19 vaccine at a mobile clinic in the Nadym district in remote Siberia in February.
Indigenous Yamal reindeer herders waited their turn to receive the Covid-19 vaccine at a mobile clinic in the Nadym district in remote Siberia in February.

How to Vaccinate a Siberian Reindeer Herder

Covid has reached even the Yamal Peninsula in the Arctic. So vaccination teams are following, and finding ways to inoculate nomadic herders.

Indigenous Yamal reindeer herders waited their turn to receive the Covid-19 vaccine at a mobile clinic in the Nadym district in remote Siberia in February.Credit…

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