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COVID-19 vaccination certificates and lifting public health and social measures: ethical considerations

Voo, T.C., Smith, M.J., Mastroleo, I., Dawson, A.

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This analysis provides a framework for navigating the ethnical concerns around the lifting of public health and social measures for people who are vaccinated against COVID-19. It warns against the unintended consequences of vaccination certificates in creating more division within communities.

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