Kosovo Cold Chain System Assessment

Strengthening the vaccination system in Kosovo* Preparedness for the COVID-19 vaccine

UNICEF/2020/S. Karahoda


Kosovo Cold Chain Equipment's assessment at central level and at health facilities are an essential part of the immunization supply chain and plays a critical role in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This report summarizes the findings of the assessment of the Cold Chain Equipment's (CCE) in Kosovo and recommends key improvements required in strengthening immunization services including storage and distribution of vaccine in response to the pandemic. The report has been managed by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Kosovo Office with technical support and guidance from the working group established by Ministry of Health consisted of representatives of National Institute of Public Health, National Center for Blood Transfusion of Kosovo and World Health Organization.

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