Protect children in Africa from deadly meningitis

 
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Protect children in Africa from deadly meningitis

Protect children in Africa from deadly meningitis
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Nationwide launch of the vaccine

Nationwide launch of the vaccine
Crowds gather in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso for the launch of the new meningitis vaccine. (view small | med | large | orig)

Health workers get ready for the campaign

Health workers get ready for the campaign
On the first day of the vaccination campaign, health workers get ready to immunize thousands of young people. (view small | med | large | orig)

Vaccinations in villages

Vaccinations in villages
People lined up and waited for hours in the hot sun. Many of them have experienced meningitis in their own families, so they are especially motivated to get the vaccine. (view small | med | large | orig)

Getting supplies out for the campaign

Getting supplies out for the campaign
Health workers use motorcycles and mopeds to get syringes, vaccine, and other supplies to villages and rural areas. (view small | med | large | orig)

MenAfriVac brings hope to millions of Africans.

MenAfriVac brings hope to millions of Africans.
Photo from Progress Report 'Everyday hope: Safely expanding MenAfriVac' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Seattle, WA, United States
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