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Homeless Brazilians receive Covid-19 vaccines at Sao Paulo shelter

People who are homeless receive CoronaVac Covid-19 jabs at the Nossa Senhora do Bom Parto social centre in Sao Paulo as the Brazilian megacity rolls out vaccinations for this priority group.

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