Can governments mandate a COVID vaccination? Balancing public health with human rights – and what the law says

Press/Media: Press / Media

Description

Governments can do much to ensure mass vaccination of their citizens, particularly in the name of public health. But there needs to be careful examination of where that might breach human rights.

Period30 Nov 2020

Media contributions

1

Media contributions

  • TitleCan governments mandate a COVID vaccination? Balancing public health with human rights – and what the law says
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Conversation
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date30/11/20
    DescriptionGovernments can do much to ensure mass vaccination of their citizens, particularly in the name of public health. But there needs to be careful examination of where that might breach human rights.
    PersonsAmy Maguire, Fiona McGaughey, Marco Rizzi