Wednesday, October 20, 2021

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Communities in Sarawak interior celebrate small steps in vaccination drive

Some, like the Penans, remain largely resistant to the jab but support for the vaccination push is slowly building.

Sarawak flies 1,760 doses of vaccine to Miri interior

The state government assures that more vaccine supplies will be sent in stages to clinics in remote areas.

In rural Sarawak, more to vaccine woes than website glitches

Those eager for Covid-19 jabs have to contend with patchy internet access and the huge problem of how to reach the vaccination centres.

Sarawak in bid to tackle unique challenges in vaccination rollout

Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister Douglas Uggah Embas says the state might not be able to follow the method of vaccinating people in stages.

‘Better to die’: A teenager’s long trip from interior to city for HIV treatment

Every two months, Ryan and his grandmother make the four-hour journey from their home in the rural district of Lubok Antu to the 'big place' of Kuching.

Nostalgia and my father’s kebun

For urban children, the endless development only means seeing progress from the perspective of someone that will never know a change in lifestyle.

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