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Let the Relay Begin... S@L, A2V and Me!

Do you know what today is?

Today is the beginning of a week of bloggers working together to share about World Immunization Week. We each have different angles, but the same goal.   826 more words


World Immunization Week Starts With a Global Challenge

Today starts World Immunization Week which is a time to reflect on the major accomplishments we’ve seen on routine¬†vaccinations of children worldwide, but also to look critically at the challenges that children face who are still not fully immunized. 357 more words


Its World Immunization Week!

World Immunization Week 2015 takes place April 24-30 and aims to promote the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against disease. During this week, all six… 414 more words


Getting children immunized - going the extra mile in CAR

Like most things in the Central African Republic, the vaccination system is decidedly low-tech. Most vaccines are transported over dirt roads and stored in kerosene fridges. 508 more words


Plan health interventions during World Immunization Week

By Ellina Kushnir, RI Programs staff

One out of every five children across the world does not receive a full course of the most basic vaccines, let alone more recently developed ones. 432 more words


'Close the Immunization Gap'- World Immunization Week: 24-30 April 2015

April 24 to 30 is celebrated as world Immunization week.

This year the theme is ‘Close the Immunization gap’

Useful Links:

Link to the World Immunization Week 2015 web page: 34 more words


WHO Official Global Public Health campaigns

There are many ‘World’ Days. However, the WHO and its member countries focus particular attention on the seven days and one week that are recognized as “official” global public health campaigns. 94 more words