Health Ministry to launche immunization campaign against diphtheria
3/9/2018 1:05:00 AM
الصحوة نت - خاص
The Ministry of Public Health and Population will launch next week an immunization campaign against diphtheria in 11 provinces as a first stage.
The campaign will cover 39 districts in these 11 provinces (of Aden, Taiz, Hodeidah, Amran, Ibb, Sana'a, Amana, Hajjah, Mahweet, Saada and Raymah.)
The campaign targets more than 2,666,000 children aged from 6 months to under 15 years. The campaign, funded by the World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF and the World Bank, will involve mobile teams who do house-to-house visits and involve teams based in health centers, schools, and makeshift centers.