Beat Plastic Pollution! We Support World Environment Day's Mission

The theme this World Environment day is to #BeatPlasticPollution -urging individuals, companies, governments and organizations all over the globe to reduce plastic waste and be more environmentally conscious of the harmful effects of the widespread use of plastics. World Environment Day Outlook 2018 report titled "The State of Plastics" gives detailed information about the scope of the problem and the damaging effects of plastic pollution on human, animal and environmental he

"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