World Immunization Week is recognized during the last week of April. The goals of this declaration are to educate and promote the use of safe vaccinations. Annually, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), proclaim that immunization save millions of lives worldwide. Furthermore, being immunized is globally recognized as one of the most fruitful and cost-efficient health interventions.
According to WHO's "Close the immunization gap" campaign, "the Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP) has the ambitious goal of reaching universal coverage with vaccines worldwide by 2020!" #immunization #immunizations #vaccination #vaccine #World Immunization Week #closethegap2016 @WHO @CDC @worldimmunizationweek2016