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Oral Cholera Vaccination Coverage in an Acute Emergency Setting in Somalia, 2017

Oral Cholera Vaccination Coverage in an Acute Emergency Setting in Somalia, 2017

Author: 
Mutaawe Lubogo
Ahmed M. Mohamed
Abdullahi H. Ali
Aden H. Ali
Ghulam R. Popal
David Kiongo
Khalif Mohamud Bile
Mamunur Malik
Abdinasir Abubakar
Publication Date
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Affiliation: 

World Health Organization (WHO), Somalia Country Office (Lubogo, Popal); Federal Ministry of Health, Mogadishu, Somalia (Mohamed, Abdullahi H. Ali, Aden H. Ali); Independent Monitoring and Evaluation Consultant (Kiongo); Independent Expert (Bile); WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region, or WHO EMRO (Malik, Abubakar)

"The Somalia experience has shown that large-scale OCV campaigns can be implemented in acute and protracted crisis and can have high levels of acceptance by the people even in areas that are perceived to be insecure."

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Source: 

Vaccine, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.01.015. Image credit: WHO EMRO

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