"Immunization is a cornerstone of sustainable development"- A moral imperative makes economic sense

The UN World Health Organization (WHO) recently launched its “Business Case for WHO Immunisation Activities on the African Continent 2018-2030” in Geneva which plans to support African countries in achieving universal vaccination coverage. Around 30 million children fall sick in Africa due to vaccine-preventable diseases that can lead to death. According to WHO, even curbing the four major preventable diseases,"measles, rubella, rotavirus and pneumococcal diseases – could sav