Strengthening Vaccination Services in Haiti’s Urban Communities

March 28th, 2018 | News


As Haitians continue to migrate from rural areas to densely populated urban areas, there is a higher potential for transmission of vaccine-preventable diseases, particularly in crowded slums.

JSI collaborated with the Directorate of the Expanded Program on Immunization, key stakeholders, and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, to identify and implement practical, low-cost strategies in Cité Soleil—a very poor urban commune located within the Port au Prince metropolitan area—to strengthen immunization services and improve coverage.

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