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New York/Geneva, 13 November 2014: Spike in measles deaths among children troubling, UNICEF says

Kenya, 12 November 2014: Joint statement from WHO and UNICEF on the Tetanus Vaccine

Namibia, 11 November 2014: Launch of maternal and child health days

Addis Ababa/New York, 23 October 2014: Ten million childhood disabilities prevented in campaign to end polio – UNICEF

Tanzania, 17 October 2014: UNICEF, WHO and Gavi join forces to launch massive rubella-measles immunization drive

Somalia, 14 July 2014: Central Emergency Response Fund allocates $1.4 million to fight measles outbreak

Somalia, 22 July 2014: Polio transmission still not yet over in Somalia

Kenya, 31 July 2014: ECHO funds help contain polio outbreak in Horn of Africa

Somalia, 10 June 2014: Measles threatens thousands of Somali children

Congo, 23 April 2014: African Vaccination Week: highlighting the benefits of immunization

New York/Copenhagen, 28 February 2014: Joint GPEI-GAVI Statement on the Availability and Price of Inactivated Polio Vaccine

South Sudan, 26 January 2014: Dire humanitarian crisis emerging in South Sudan, says UNICEF

Nairobi, 22 November 2013: Polio outbreak in Horn of Africa: Tapering off six months on, but no place for complacency

Ethiopia, 7 November 2013: Millions of Ethiopian Children to be Protected Each Year Against Leading Cause of Severe Diarrhoea

South Sudan, 18 August 2013: Children in South Sudan are at a risk of contracting Polio

Tokyo, 5 August 2013: Japan steps up to help stop polio outbreak in Somalia

Somalia, 23 May 2013: Six years after its last reported case, polio outbreak confirmed in Somalia

New York, 15 May 2013: Landmark reached in fight against tetanus, as over half of 59 priority countries declare victory, partners say

Uganda, 27 April 2013: Uganda launches vaccine against pneumococcal disease

Somalia, 24 April 2013: Children in Somalia to receive new vaccination against deadly diseases

South Sudan, 23 April 2013: To mark World Immunization Week, South Sudan intensifies immunization activities throughout the nation

Tanzania, 4 December 2012: Reaching every child: GAVI Alliance Partners’ Forum

Zambia, 12 September 2012: A Promise Renewed: Measles vaccination campaign underway

Angola, 10 August 2012: A year without polio: Angola celebrates victory with a vision to eradicate polio

Namibia, 4 June 2012: Country geared to vaccinate 900,000 children

Horn of Africa, 28 October 2011: UNICEF and partners race to prevent second wave of death

Burundi, 22 September 2011: Introduction of the new vaccine against pneumococcus

Horn of Africa, 29 July 2011: Vaccination campaigns for children underway

Kenya, 14 February 2011: Kenya marks the global roll out of pneumococcal vaccine against the world’s leading cause of child death

Angola, 25 January 2011: UNICEF, WHO and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation applaud Angolan Government for renewed commitment to polio eradication, pledge support, and urge continued action

Africa, 26 October 2010: More than 72 million children to be immunized across 15 countries to tackle remaining risks

Angola, 4 August 2010: Country launches nation-wide polio immunization campaign

Zambia, 17 July 2010: Launch of the national Child Health Week and measles campaign

Horn of Africa, 30 July 2010: The region once again polio-free, UNICEF and polio partners announce

Eastern and Southern Africa, 18 June 2010: WHO and UNICEF concerned about measles outbreak in the region

 

 
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