Posted by: africanpressorganization | 28 February 2009

New polio immunization campaign across eight West-African countries.

 

 

 


 

 

 

New polio immunization campaign across eight West-African countries.

 

 

NEW YORK, February 28, 2009/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Daily press briefing by the office of the spokesperson for the UN secretary-general

 

 

And on polio, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) are supporting a new polio immunization campaign, which is being launched today across eight West-African countries.

 

The campaign aims to reach 53 million children under the age of 5 in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Togo and Nigeria. 

 

 

SOURCE : United Nations – Office of the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General


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