Vaccination

NITAG Meeting 20131

1979-2012 Neonatal Tetanus

From 1995, Jordan has succeeded in reaching and maintaining neonatal tetanus elimination, Neonatal Tetanus Elimination Less than 1 case /1000 live birth at district level.

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Global Vaccine Action Plan: shaping immunization programmes in the current decade

Key actions for the Decade of Vaccines

  • Generate political commitment
  • Promote greater community awareness and participation
  • Strengthen systems
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Immunization Not Just for Children

Measles re emergence

  • Measles Elimination Declared in USA 2000

  • 2011 198 Cases , 15 Outbreaks

  • Mainly in Unimmunized

  • In Europe Outbreaks in 36 Countries, 30,000 Cases

  • Measles Declared Endemic in UK Even Though it was Eliminated in 1995

  • Africa 36,000 in 2009, up to 172,000 in 2010

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