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Media Coverage

The Department has come in front to make news in the national and international print and electronic media several times.

The most magnificent media coverage is a the groundgreaking documentary of BBC World upon the work of the Department on Hib. They televised the documentary in their "Kill or Cure" series. The documentary has helped the decisioin makers a lot to go ahead overcoming their hesitancy.

Some print media news coverage headlines are as follows:

New fund to subsidise pneumonia, meningitis vaccines
Posted on New Age on February 12, 2007

Ray of hope for the third world to combat pneumonia
Posted on The Daily Star on February 18, 2007

Meeting to highlight burden of meningitis and pneumonia
Posted on The Daily Star on April 1, 2007

It's time to save more children from early grave
Posted on The Daily Star on April 22, 2007


Short Documentary from the Department

Human Face of Pneumococcal Meningitis

Download the Documentary [1.96 MB]



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