Immunization in Africa: A story of hope and progress, but also challenges

A team from UNICEF (Ivory Coast) vaccinates children against polio at St. Ambrose church in Angree, Abidjan March 9, 2011, a temporary refuge for people fleeing from clashes between forces loyal to incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo and his rival Alassane Ouattara.

African leaders have made a commitment to keep immunization a priority, but how can the continent make full immunization a reality? Image: REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon

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