Measles Initiative


Subject:
Infectious Diseases , Measles

Description:
Launched in February 2001, the Measles Initiative, a joint project of the American Red Cross, UNICEF, CDC, and other international groups, "is a long-term commitment to control measles deaths starting in Africa by vaccinating at-risk children 15 years old and younger." The site provides a description of the problem and solution, a FAQ, a map with a description of campaigns, a photo gallery, and more. Also includes material about anti-malaria efforts.

Publisher:
Measles Initiative

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.measlesinitiative.org


PID= res:lii-20752