Baghdad, 23 May 2017 – More than 1900 health workers and volunteers on Sunday 21 May, 2017 kick started a mass polio vaccination campaign targeting approximately 332 000 children from conflict affected Mosul and other underserved areas in Ninewa Governorate.

BAGHDAD, 18 December 2016 – The Federal Ministry of Health in coordination with the Kurdistan Region Ministry of Health and with the support of UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO), today launched a 12-day campaign to immunize Iraq’s children against polio and measles.

BAGHDAD, February 28th, 2016 – The 2016 first round of nationwide polio vaccination campaign has started.

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BAGHDAD, 09 November 2015 - The Iraqi Government, with support from the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s Funds (UNICEF), completed this week the first round of the oral cholera vaccination (OCV) campaign vaccinating 91% of the targeted 255 000 Syrian refugees and internally displaced Iraqis across 62 refugee and IDP camps in 13 governorates.

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