Apps to Let Travelers, Others Show COVID-19 Status
Julie Parsonnet, MD, professor of epidemiology and population health, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA.
Marc Lipsitch, DPhil, Professor of Epidemiology and Director, Center for Transmicable Disease Dynamics, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Boston.
Paul Meyer, CEO, Commons Project Foundation, New York.
Perry Flint, Spokesperson, International Air Transport Association.
Schengen Visa Info News: “Cyprus plans to open borders in March for travelers vaccinated against COVID-19.”
World Travel and Tourism Council: “International travel can restart safely, without waiting for vaccines, according to WTTC and industry bodies.”
The Times of Israel: “The Ministry of Health says vaccinated, recovered to obtain a” green passport “for 6 months.”
GlobeTrender: “Immunity passports: Qantas will require ‘proof of vaccination’ to fly.”
Bloomberg News: “Vaccine recipients in Los Angeles can put proof of it in Apple Wallet.”
The New York Times: “9 ways the pandemic will change travel in 2021.”
Axios: “Even with the vaccine, COVID tests will be the passport to travel in 2021.”
Far away magazine: “When can we travel to Europe?” “A new COVID ‘passport’ tested at Newark and Heathrow could help reopen Global Travel.”
The Washington Post: “Tourists buy fake covid-19 test results on the black market to travel.”
International Air Transport Association: “IATA Unveils Key Design Elements of IATA Travel Passport”, “IATA Passport is Key to Reopening Borders Safely”.
The Commons project: “The world’s airports and major airlines join the CommonTrust network and begin CommonPass deployment in December to support the more secure reopening of borders.”
International SOS: “First use of a COVID-19 digital health certificate to cross an international border made by a traveler to Singapore.”
World Health Organization: “International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis, International Health Regulations (2005)”.
Wikipedia: “International certificate of vaccination or prophylaxis”.
International Chamber of Commerce.
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