Zimbabwe′s measles outbreak: WHO triggers crisis response | Africa | DW | 12.09.2022

Staffing will be increased as part of the strategy, which has already included vaccinating at least 700,000 children.

Despite this campaign, health experts remain concerned about the rapid spread of the virus.

At least 6,444 cases have been recorded since April, when the first infections were reported in Zimbabwe’s eastern province of Manicaland, with more than 700 deaths so far.

Source: Zimbabwe′s measles outbreak: WHO triggers crisis response | Africa | DW | 12.09.2022