While the first signs confirming the health situation in metropolitan France are emerging, the French West Indies are still alarming. Faced with record-breaking rates, the government announced on Wednesday, August 25, that it would postpone the start of the school year to September 13 in schools in Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint-Martin and Saint-Bartholomew. “In the Red Zones of Guyana”.
As a result, government spokesman Gabriel Attal told a news conference after the cabinet meeting that the health emergency would be extended. “West Indies, Guyana and French Polynesia until November 15”, A bill was passed “Next week”.
A “dramatic” situation abroad
A government spokesman said “Dramatic situation in the Antilles and many foreign territories in French Polynesia “Especially” Less vaccination [qui] Causing havoc ” In these areas. If the event rate starts “A little f” Mercy “To imprison”, Situation “Is very serious though”He continued, especially in Polynesia “Event rate is huge”, Amounting to 2,800 per 100,000 population. In this overseas area, which happened two years ago at the beginning of the school year, all schools closed again on Monday. “We are very aware of the situation in Guyana, where the probability rate is over 400 and has increased by 40% in a week.”, He added.
Gabriel Attal further stressed “National Unity” Set in recent weeks by sending “Hundreds of site maintenance guards regulate exhausts and supply oxygen”.
The third dose of the vaccine will be necessary for the “large area” of the vaccine, the head of the Scientific Council decides
There will be an end to the tunnel of Govt-19 epidemic “Current 2022”Jean-Franசois Delphrasi, president of the Scientific Council on Wednesday, estimated that despite the fact that not enough countries are implementing a strict vaccination policy, drugs are expected to arrive by the end of the year. Meanwhile, the immunization professor questioned in France 2 cautiously suggested returning from vacation and the start of the school year, and considered it more appropriate to manage it. “Third dose [à] A large portion of the population is vaccinated. “
Third dose “First of all about the old”, As the immune response to vaccines declines with age, Delphries explained, it will be a stress “Reminder Reminder” Antibody production. Some studies show that the vaccine over time “Protect [encore] Good against severe and severe forms but less against infections “, He recalled.
Tuesday, High Authority for Health It is recommended to administer the booster dose from the age of 65, “As well as increasing the risk of serious forms and death for all people with comorbidities”.