Humanitarian Health Action

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Iraq: World Immunization Week 2016: Close the immunization gap

26 April 2016 -- Baghdad. World Immunization Week is celebrated from 24 to 29 April 2016 – this week aims to promote the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against vaccine preventable diseases. Immunization saves millions of lives and is widely recognized as one of the world’s most successful and cost-effective public health interventions.