Vaccination of teachers and students over 18 years of age in Puntland’s Bari region began today.
The 10-day campaign aims to vaccinate 740 people, including teachers and high school students over the age of 18.
Vaccination started today at Public School and Nawawi High School, and across the region today.
The director of the primary health department, Abdirizak Abshir Hirsi, attended the launch of the vaccine and advised teachers and school administrators to get the vaccine to ensure a safe education.
The Safe Vaccination project, in partnership with the Ministries of Health and Education in partnership with Save the Children, is being implemented in 369 secondary schools in Puntland.