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World Immunization Week 2019

World Immunization Week 2019

Community health volunteers (CHVs) are trained in the conduct and data collection for a malaria prevalence survey in Siaya County in Kenya

World Malaria Day 2019

Information Can Help Us Get to Zero Malaria

Rasmata with members of her laboratory, R to L : Mamadou Tamboura, Rasmata, Mamadou Baduon and Issa Tonde. (Photograph by Serge Ismael Ouédraogo, HID)

World Meningitis Day 2019

From Mangoes to Meningitis: A Tale of One Laboratory Scientist in Burkina Faso

World Water Day 2019

World Water Day 2019

Preventing waterborne outbreaks in refugee camps

A large national survey shows smaller HIV epidemic in Nigeria than once thought and highlights key gaps

A large national survey shows smaller HIV epidemic in Nigeria than once thought and highlights key gaps

CDC and partners released new evidence that provides, for the first time, robust data to help the country focus on providing services to the areas of greatest need to control the HIV epidemic.

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Page last reviewed: April 1, 2019
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