March 2023 news about Chile
Chile leads the way in vaccination: Chile has been one of the leading countries in the world in terms of COVID-19 vaccination efforts. As of March 2023, over 85% of the population has been fully vaccinated, and the country is on track to vaccinate all eligible individuals by mid-2023.
Strong economic growth: Despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, Chile's economy has remained strong. In 2021, the country's GDP grew by 9.2%, which was the highest growth rate in almost 30 years. This growth is expected to continue in 2023.
Renewable energy push: Chile has become a global leader in renewable energy. In 2020, over 40% of the country's electricity was generated from renewable sources, and the government has set a goal of reaching 100% renewable energy by 2040. Chile's efforts in this area have earned it recognition from the international community and have helped to position the country as a leader in the fight against climate change.