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7 March 2018 –  UNICEF and the Australian High Commission are today launching a special matatu to mark International Women’s Day. The public transport van, created by Kenya’s only female matatu designer, Tsarah ‘Arts’ Mumbi, is inspired by a group of girls and young women living in Mathare and across greater Nairobi.

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The sun cuts through the morning sky.
It’s a new day tainted with old ways.
She sits, quiet, pensive, trying to be brave.
She thought she was ready but her beating heart betrays her.

#EndFGM Poem

Events

World Immunization Week

24 - 30 April 2018

This year the theme for World Immunization Week will be “Protected Together, #VaccinesWork”. This theme draws attention to the shared responsibility for vaccination, positioning vaccines as a shield that protects children, families, and communities and particularly the most vulnerable – newborn babies.

WHAT'S HAPPENING

APRIL

7 World Health Day

25 World Malaria Day

23 - 27 World immunization Week

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