Anvisa

Two infants hospitalised in Brazil after getting Pfizer shots by mistake: Reports

The Pfizer/BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine has been cleared for children as young as 5 in multiple countries but Brazil's health regulator, Anvisa, approved it only for children over 12.

published on : 6th December 2021

Brazil and Argentina return to FIFA World Cup qualifying after chaos

Just minutes into Brazil and Argentina's match on Sunday, a Brazilian health official entered the pitch to remove four Argentina players he considered should be in quarantine due to Covid 19 protocols

published on : 9th September 2021

Health agency blames Brazil, Argentina, CONMEBOL for chaos

A World Cup qualifying match between Brazil and Argentina was interrupted when an Anvisa agent and police walked onto the pitch to remove four Argentina players who were supposed to be in quarantine.

published on : 9th September 2021

Police investigating 4 Argentines over World Cup qualifier chaos 

Brazil-Argentina qualifier was suspended on September 5, 2021, as health officials walk into pitch to remove players who didn't follow COVID rules.

published on : 7th September 2021