EPIDEMIC In Israel, So, Beers and shots offered to young people who get vaccinated, as more than 30% of the population have already received two doses of treatment against Covid-19.
In order to encourage young people to be vaccinated, an Israeli bar has decided to offer “free beers and shots for anyone who takes the shot,” reports the First news click team. This initiative is being carried out jointly with the Ichilov and Magen David Adom hospitals.
“It’s annoying to stand in line when you go to the appointment, but if you invite them for a drink and, while you’re there, you offer them the vaccine shot, they won’t refuse it”, said the manager of the brand whose comments are relayed by Business Insider. In the country, 33% of the population has already received the two doses of treatment against Covid-19, said the online newspaper.
Teens are reluctant to take the shot
Teenagers are said to be particularly reluctant to be vaccinated. Only 30% of young people eligible for treatment are said to have done so so far. In recent weeks, 75% of new cases of the coronavirus are testing positive in those under the age of 39, reports First News lick.
Other brands are also encouraging people to take the plunge by offering sweets or typical Jewish dishes. Along with these initiatives, Israel has recently implemented intensive prevention campaigns to encourage people to get vaccinated.