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  • 19 June 2017
    Caritas Nigeria commemorates World Meningitis Day 2017 in the heat of the Nigeria Outbreak

    Caritas Nigeria, began by creating awareness about preventive measures to reduce the spread of the outbreak. Subsequently, this year’s World Meningitis Day, which was on the 24th of April 2017, coincided with the time when massive intervention towards stemming the epidemic of meningitis outbreak in Nigeria began. The theme for this year “TRUST YOUR INSTINCTS”, as adopted by the global body, CoMO, is very apt for the Nigerian situation.

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  • 26 April 2017
    What do teens in Europe think about vaccines?

    The importance of vaccination throughout life is a key message at the heart of this year’s World Immunisation Week and the #VaccinesWork campaign. As an organisation whose main focus is meningitis and septicaemia, we know only too well the consequences of a common misconception that vaccinations are just for babies.

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  • 24 April 2017
    World Meningitis Day: Why is it important to Trust Your Instincts?

    In the two months leading up to World Meningitis Day, people from across the globe took to their phones and cameras in order to share their voices in raising awareness of meningitis, share its symptoms and call others to action. Now on World Meningitis Day, April 24th, we are pleased to launch the result: The Voices Against Meningitis Video.

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