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February 1, 2016

Engaging Communities in Preparation for Third Round of Polio Vaccination Campaign

"Everyone has a role to play in bringing this vaccine to children. Families need the facts about polio and the value of immunization. Please talk to your friends and neighbors. Teach children about...

January 29, 2016

Blog Spotlight from IDDS Lahore in Pakistan

Author: Kendra Sharp, January 22 2016 [cross-posted from International Development Innovation Network (IDIN), linked below] - How fitting that the day we celebrated Martin Luther King [MLK] Jr. Day...

January 29, 2016

Change Leadership: The Making or Breaking of an Immunization Supply Chain

"There is no magic bullet to have effective leaders and a culture of leadership available and ready to drive the change for immunization supply chains around the world. There are, however, things...

January 29, 2016

Mapping Vaccine Hesitancy: Country-Specific Characteristics of a Global Phenomenon

"Vaccine hesitancy is an individual behaviour, but is also the result of broader societal influences and should always be looked at in the historical, political and socio-cultural context in which...

January 22, 2016

Factors Associated with Incomplete Childhood Immunization in Arbegona District, Southern Ethiopia: A Case-Control Study

"To reduce the number of children with an incomplete immunization status, the district needs to consider specific planning for mothers with risk profiles, and focus on strengthening health...

January 21, 2016

Mapping How Information about Childhood Vaccination Is Communicated in Two Regions of Cameroon: What Is Done and Where Are the Gaps?

"By identifying the interventions used in Cameroon and developing an intervention map, we allowed stakeholders to see where they were concentrating their communication efforts and where gaps exist,...

January 20, 2016

Strengthening Immunization Programs: The Communication Component

"Advocacy, social mobilization, and program communication should be an inherent part of immunization programs."

January 6, 2016

Polio in State House

Author: BBC Media Action's Hodan Ibrahim, January 7 2016 - I didn’t know that a simple radio programme could help change lives, until I began working as a researcher for BBC Media Action [Somalia].

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December 9, 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) is soliciting proposals for nominations to its...

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