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Mali: 6 million vaccinated against yellow fever

A crowd at a community event to launch the vaccination campaign.
WHO/Garry Smyth

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Mali is a land-locked country in western Africa, with an area of over 1.2 million square kilometres. Six million people in the southern half of this vast country need vaccination against yellow fever. Most of them live in remote villages with no means of transport to get to a health centre.

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