UNIQUE ID: 180208_8
Today, the first meeting of the Joint Committee established under the EU - Afghanistan Cooperation Agreement on Partnership and Development (CAPD) was held in Brussels.
KABUL, Afghanistan, 27 January 2017 - The Government of Afghanistan today introduced rotavirus vaccine to prevent the spread of rotavirus, the most common cause of severe and fatal diarrhoea among infants and young children throughout the world.
The vaccine, which will be available for free in health facilities throughout the country, is the 10th vaccine to be introduced into the national schedule of the expanded programme on immunization (EPI). It is administered in two oral doses for children at 6 and 10 weeks of age.
Directorate of Refugees and Repatriations(DoRR) of Kunar province has distributed food items and nonfood items for 41 displaced families which displaced from insecure places of Dara Deo Gal, and sowkai district to secure places of this district.
Sunday January 15, 2018 of the current year for every of the mentioned family compulsive assistance such as comp, and food items.
It is mentionable that the number of displaced people reach to 300 tons after recognition and surveying might distributed for every of them humanitarian assistance.
Directorate of Refugees and Repatriations(DoRR) of Farah province with co-operation of DRC and UNICEF have distributed for 140 displaced families cash and humanitarian assistance which displaced from insecure places of Shamal gah, Pusht road, Bala blok, Anar Dara, Qaria Naw Bahar districts to the central of this province.
Monday January 15, 2018 of the current year distributed for 85 displaced families for every of the mentioned family 8000Af by DRC and for 55 displaced families distributed such as 2blanket, one seat winter suit by UNICEF.