The webinar will be a platform to educate and inform journalists on the importance of vaccination and on concepts related to immunisation in sub-Saharan Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, October 19, 2020/ –– Global NGO Amref Health Africa (, biopharmaceutical company MSD ( and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) ( will hold a webinar for journalists to discuss the importance of vaccination, and the media’s central role in creating awareness of the value of immunization as a public health intervention.

What: Africa Vaccines Journalist Webinar 2020

Who: Immunization experts from Africa CDC, independent research, academia, the private sector and the media.

When: Wednesday, 28 October 2020 from 11:00AM to 13:00PM EAT (10:00AM – 12:00PM CAT)

Where: Online – ZOOM. Participating journalists will be invited from sub-Saharan African countries and receive log in details for attendance.

Language: English, with simultaneous French translation

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