The European Immunization Week (EIW) will cover all regions of Kyrgyzstan from 20 to 25 April, according to the Health Department of Bishkek.
The medical campaign was initiated by the World Health Organization.
Main aim of EIW is to provide epidemiological welfare for vaccine-preventable diseases, form trust in immunization among high-risk groups which include labor migrants, religious communities, objectors and other categories of people.
The Health Department recalled that vaccination is one of the most important tools for maintaining health and prolonging life.
According to the WHO, over 110 vaccines were created to fight more than 45 diseases, which allows to prevent up to 3 million deaths of children and adults annually.
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