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World Immunisation Week: WHO calling for more funding for vaccines [SOUND]

# This week is World Immunisation Week, with this year celebrating 50 years of the Expanded Programme on Immunisation. The World Health Organisation says an infant born today is 40-percent more likely to survive to their first birthday than they were 50 years ago. WHO director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, says they are calling on world leaders to advocate, support, and fund vaccines and the immunisation programmes:

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