Ghana's simultaneous introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines 06

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February 2012. Ghana – A health worker at an outreach vaccination session in the village of Ado Nkwanta in Ghana’s Eastern Region charts a baby boy’s growth on his Child Health Record.

Photo: GAVI/Doune Porter/PATH/2012

06 Ghana Doune Porter PATH 2012

1 in 5

1 in 5 of all children who die before the age of five lose their lives to vaccine-preventable diseases.

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

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