5 December, 2021

According to the report, the THL will recommend the rollout of the covid injections to children aged 5 to 11 years who belong to risk groups. Moreover, the THL says that they will recommend the vaccine for children in contact with severely immunodeficient persons. The THL, however, states explicitly that it does not yet propose vaccinations for other children aged 5 to 11 years, citing the absence of data regarding “rare side effects”.