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Angola: Volunteers make sure vaccination message is understood

Angola: Volunteers make sure vaccination message is understood

Angola Red Cross volunteers responding to their country’s yellow fever outbreak are using a number of skills in their life-saving disease prevention work – medical knowledge, patience, kindness… and languages.

Simply indispensable: Angola Red Cross responds to yellow fever outbreak

Simply indispensable: Angola Red Cross responds to yellow fever outbreak

With one of the largest mass yellow fever vaccination campaigns ever attempted in Africa underway in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo this week, Red Cross volunteers are donning the familiar red vests and fanning out across both countries

In-pictures - Yellow fever in Angola

In Angola, where the worst yellow fever outbreak in 30 years has killed 361 people since December 2015, a social mobilization and vaccination campaign led by public health workers and Angola Red Cross volunteers, aims to provide vaccinations and information about how to remain protected from the disease across every province. Photo: Marine Ronzi, Monaco Red Cross   In the highly populated Viana...

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Rua 11 de Novembro, Viana/Vila
Luanda

Postal Address:

Luanda

Contact Information:

Tel: (244) 931 677 572
Fax: (244 222) 291 630
Telex: 3394 CRUZVER AN
Email: contactos@cruzvermelha.og.ao
vquifica@yahoo.com
Web: http://www.cruzvermelha.og.ao

Language of correspondence: Spanish

People:

  • President: Mrs Isabel Jose DOS SANTOS
  • Vice President: Mr Coutinho NOBRE MIGUEL
  • Vice President: Mr Elias PIEDOSO CHIMUCO
  • Secretary General: Mr Valter Bombo Guange QUIFICA
  • Director National of Accounting and Finance: Mrs Catarina LAURINDA
  • Adviosor Programs, Services and Cooperation: Mr Constantino MBINDJI
  • National Chief of Administration and Human Resources: Mrs Engrácia ANDRE
  • Assistant of the Secretary General: Mrs Lidy Gaspar SIMAO
  • Assistant of the International Development: Mrs Belísia Maria João de DE ABREU

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25 October 2016
Angola - Yellow Fever (MDRAO006)
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1 August 2016
Angola - Yellow Fever (MDRAO006)
Angola - Operations Update No. 2
28 July 2016
Angola - Yellow Fever (MDRAO006)
Angola - Operation update no.1
5 July 2016
Angola - Yellow Fever (MDRAO006)
Angola - Emergency Appeal
24 June 2016
Angola - Yellow Fever (MDRAO006)
Angola - DREF Operation Update no.2

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