Emergencies preparedness, response

Guidance for immunization programmes in the African Region in the context of Ebola

WHO information note


Publication details

Number of pages: 3
Publication date: updated 30 March 2015
Languages: English
WHO reference number: WHO/IVB/14.08.rev2



The specific purpose of this document is to assist countries to:

  • Maintain and/or restart immunization services.
  • Continue to disseminate educational and social mobilization messages and contribute to Ebola surveillance.
  • Provide guidance on infection prevention and control during vaccination.

As the situation evolves, this guidance will be revised if necessary.

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