Report of the meeting of EPI managers of South-East Asia Region
Other TitlesNew Delhi, India, 3-4 August 2011
AbstractWHO assists Member States of the South-East Asia Region to periodically review and discuss various issues relating to national immunization programmes. Deliberations on these issues lead to tangible improvements in the management of national immunization programmes. This publication is the report of the Meeting of EPI Managers of the South-East Asia Region, held in New Delhi, India, on 3-4 August 2011. It includes a review of progress made in planning for increasing and sustaining the high coverage of routine immunization, lessons learnt from the polio campaign for improving other programmes, and strengthening laboratory surveillance. Vaccine safety and quality, reducing health inequities and a roadmap to intensify routine immunization in 2012 was also discussed. The report includes recommendations for the consideration of Member States in their efforts to achieve the 2012 Year of Intensification of Routine immunization targets in SE Asia and the Global Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS) goals.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2012). Report of the meeting of EPI managers of South-East Asia Region. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/206259