The Ministry of Health of the Republic of Turkey will carry out a second round of a vaccination campaign between 3 and 18 May 2017 targeting all guest children under the age of 5.
Vaccination teams assigned by the Ministry of Health will be deployed to reach all children under the age of 5 in order to complete their missing vaccinations series/in accordance with their age.
The second round of the vaccination campaign will be conducted nationwide with a focus on 20 priority provinces, namely Adana, Adıyaman, Ankara, Batman, Bursa, Diyarbakır, Gaziantep, Hatay, Istanbul, Izmir, Kocaeli, Konya, Kayseri, Kahramanmaraş, Kilis, Malatya, Mardin, Mersin, Osmaniye and Şanlıurfa.
All vaccinations are free. Registration is not a requirement for children to be vaccinated.
This campaign is being implemented by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Turkey with the support of UNICEF and the World Health Organization. Also, IMPR Humanitarian will support the campaign with its staff in aforementioned provinces.