27 Apr World Immunisation Week
GS PAPER-3 EVENTS
SOURCE- THE HINDU
Every year, World Immunisation Week is celebrated in the last week of April. The aim is to promote the use of vaccines.
This year, the World Immunisation Week is to be celebrated under the following theme: Vaccines bring us closer
- The world, there are more than twenty million children in the world that miss out on vaccines.
- In the era of COVID-19, several children have not been vaccinated with their measles and polio vaccines.