Let's give African children a healthy start in life - Vanguard

This week, at the 28th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, we watched with pride as Heads of State endorsed the Addis Declaration on Immunization in support of ensuring that all African children – no matter who they are or where they live – can access ...

1 in 5 African children 'does not get vaccines' - TheCable

One in five children in Africa does not receive basic life-saving vaccines, resulting to the loss of many lives to vaccine-preventable diseases. The World Health Organisation says while Africa has made gains in the last 15 years, toward increasing ...

Africa: Historic Commitment From African Heads of State to Advance Immunization in Africa - AllAfrica.com

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 31 January 2017,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Today, Heads of State from across Africa endorsed the Addis Declaration on Immunization, also known as the Ministerial Declaration on Universal Access to Immunization, a historic ...

African Heads of State commit to immunisation - Africa Science News Service

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, outgoing African Union Commission Chairperson Tuesday led African Heads of State to commit to advance the goal of universal access to immunisation by 2020 by endorsing the Addis Declaration on Immunization (ADI), ...

Nigeria, others to increase immunisation coverage - The Punch

African Heads of State have pledged to increase investment in immunisation coverage on the continent. The leaders made the commitment at the 28th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are to increase their country's political and financial ...