Vaccination Week in the Americas

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Vaccination Week in the Americas is a joint effort between all the countries of the hemisphere and benefit all the region’s residents, said Dr. Mirta Roses Periago, Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), in an April 13 press conference in Cartagena. Along with Colombia’s Secretary of Health and Social Protection, Dr. Beatriz Londoño, … Read more

Video of Launching of Vaccination Week in the Americas, Cartagena, Colombia

April 14th, 2012 | Posted by Mitchell in multimedia - (Comments Off)

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PAHO and partners launch Vaccination Week in the Americas and World Immunization Week

April 13th, 2012 | Posted by Mitchell in news - (Comments Off)

Cartagena, Colombia, 13 April 2011 (PAHO/WHO) — The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), with support from partner organizations, launched the 10th annual Vaccination Week in the Americas on April 13 in the lead-up to the VI Summit of the Americas, being held this weekend in Cartagena, Colombia. Read more…

Vice President of Colombia stops by PAHO stand

April 11th, 2012 | Posted by Mitchell in news - (Comments Off)

The Vice President of Colombia, Mr. Angelino Garzón, stopped by PAHO’s stand, in Cartagena Colombia, where the Sixth Summit of the Americas will take place.

Cartagena, Colombia, 10 April 2012 (PAHO/WHO) — The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) is sponsoring a photography exhibit, Vaccination: An Act of Love, on 10–13 April in Cartagena, Colombia, during the Social Actors Forum prior to the VI Summit of the Americas. The exhibit features photographs from launching events for Vaccination Week in … Read more