KATHMANDU, NEPAL — February 3, 2016 — The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) joins global health partners around the world in congratulating Nepal on new legislation that will bolster and help sustain its national immunization program.
This post is part of our World Immunization Week blog series. Stay tuned for more blogs highlighting the benefits of immunization and the work Sabin is doing to support immunization programs worldwide.
Passing through a leafy neighborhood of Brazzaville, we turn into the well kept confines of the national immunization program. Each office is named for its function: Surveillance, Statistics and Data Management and so on.
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