Ghana's simultaneous introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines 03

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03 Ghana Doune Porter PATH 2012

February 2012. Ghana – Ghana’s launch ceremony will take place on the massive Independence Square, when the west African country celebrates on April 26th, 2012, its unprecedented simultaneous introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines.

Photo: GAVI/Doune Porter/PATH/2012 

10 million

It is estimated that over 10 million children have been immunised against pneumococcal disease with GAVI support by the end of 2012.

WHO Department of Immunisation, Vaccines and Biologicals’ estimates and projections, as of October 2012

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