Ghana's simultaneous introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines 08

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February 2012. Ghana – Ghana’s Expanded Programme on Immunisation Manager, Dr. K.O. Antwi-Agyei, is working tirelessly to make sure the country’s unprecedented joint introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines is successful throughout the country.

Photo: GAVI/Doune Porter/PATH/2012

08 Ghana Doune Porter PATH 2012

19.5 million

19.5 million infants remain underimmunised with three doses of DTP in the world each year. One in five of all children in Gavi-supported countries miss out on a full course of this basic package of vaccines.

WHO/UNICEF 2017

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