According to the World Health Organization, only clean drinking water rivals vaccination in its ability to save lives.
Vaccination saves an estimated 2-3 million lives per year and around 750,000 children from disability. Successful vaccination programmes can help individuals and communities flourish and improve health globally.
But the value of vaccination goes far beyond health, offering economic and social benefits, reducing poverty and allowing communities to prosper.
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