Italy Enhances COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements
This news means that those vaccinated with the India-made Covishield vaccine can now be used to enter Italy.
Additionally, everyone immunized with Covishield is now eligible to obtain the Italian Green Pass, which extends the EU Digital COVID-19 Certificate.
Furthermore, Italy is launching some of the strictest anti-COVID measures, reported NPR's Sylvia Poggioli. Starting in October 2021, government and private workers will be required to prove COVID-19 vaccination against or lose income.
To alert international travelers, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice citing a high level of COVID-19 in Italy. And the Department of State's Level 3 Travel Advisory recommends that travelers reconsider travel to Italy due to COVID-19.