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

6 million

Approximately six million future deaths averted from hepatitis B, Haemophilus influenzae type B, measles, pertussis, pneumococcal disease, polio, rotavirus diarrhoea and yellow fever since Gavi's launch in 2000.

Gavi/Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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