African Vaccination Week 2016
Close the immunization gap. Stay polio free!
24 - 30 APRIL 2016
What is African Vaccination Week?
African Vaccination Week provides an opportunity for countries to strengthen immunization services and systems through advocacy, education and communication tools and activities.
The theme for African Vaccination Week 2016 is “Close the immunization gap. Stay polio free!”
The theme draws attention on the need to attain universal immunization coverage in the African Region by closing the immunization gap. It is also a celebration of the important polio eradication milestone that has been reached in the African Region, and calls on countries to stay vigilant in the fight against polio, and stay polio free.