Measles Campaign Support

Measles Campaign

HEALTH EDUCATION

BACKGROUND:

  • Measles Vaccination Campaign came up in November 2015
  • Prepared towards the reduction of diseases which include mass health education and vaccination of vulnerable age groups.
  • Those children from 9 to 59 months were taken to the nearest health facility or other designated places for vaccination against Measles other intervention packages during the week.

DESCRIPTION OF STATE LEVEL ACTIVITIES

  • 1-Day Sensitization Meeting with LGA Chairmen (21 LGA Chairmen, 2 state officials, and 1 state facilitators)
  • 1 day Stakeholders' Sensitization Meeting - (30 people)
  • 1-Day Media orientation – ( 20 people )
  • Workshop for MDAs – ( 20 persons )
  • 12 weekly media appearances on discussion programs

LGA LEVEL ACTIVITIES

  • 1-day Stakeholders meeting
  • 1-day MDA's meeting for collaboration
  • 1-day Workshop for Service Providers on IPC skills

WARD LEVEL ACTIVITIES

  • Ward level community dialogues / community stakeholders engagement
  • Edutainment events (rallies, theatre for development, road shows, etc.)
  • Orientation of House to House Mobilizers (women)
  • Orientation of Town Announcers

EXPENDITURE FOR ALL ACTIVITES

Supported by UNICEF = N6,409,300