To celebrate Rotary’s centennial year in Australasia, Rotary clubs are fundraising to immunise 100,000 children across the Pacific
To celebrate 100 years of Rotary in Australasia in 2021 – Rotary aims to immunise 100,000 children across the Pacific.
Despite improvements there remains much to be done to ensure all children receive routine immunisation and healthcare. As a result diseases such as pneumonia and diarrhoea are the leading causes of child mortality across the region. In Kiribati, nearly 1 in 16 children die before their fifth birthday.
Rotary and UNICEF will introduce the following three vaccines –
Your funds will support the procurement of vaccines, the cold chain supplies and other logistics, educate healthcare workers and communities and provide technical support and system strengthening.