Posted by: APO | 1 June 2017

Meningitis: Challenges of launching mass vaccination campaigns

Every single last detail must be controlled when you organise mass vaccination campaigns such as the meningitis intervention that Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is undertaking in the northern Nigerian state of Yobe. Successfully vaccinating 136,000 people in a week, in remote areas and with temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius, requires thinking even about the pens that one will need. The most… Read more on


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