2. Supply and Other Responsibilities
a. Joint Collaboration Steering Committee.
3. Global Allocation Tenets. The Parties are aware that Novavax is under a contractual arrangement with the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (“CEPI”) under which Novavax has committed to sell [***] Product to a global allocation body endorsed by CEPI. Given the uncertainty associated with the global purchase of COVID-19 vaccine during the Pandemic Period, including the Product, the Parties agree that the JSC shall operate in full conformity with Novavax obligations to CEPI and to the global allocation body it endorses. Furthermore, the Parties agree that during the Pandemic Period, for all Product for which the Drug Substance component has been Manufactured at any other location besides at a facility owned or controlled by SIIPL or an Affiliate, shall only be made available for purchase by the global allocation body endorsed by CEPI, currently expected to be the “COVAX Facility” or such other purchasing authority that Novavax in good faith represents has been endorsed and approved by CEPI. The JSC agrees to review and approve all such purchases during the Pandemic Period as directed by Novavax under its arrangement with CEPI.