Unicef vaccine scheme targets employers to help Third World children

For every worker vaccinated for flu in a participating organisation, the employer will fund Unicef immunisation of vulnerable kids in poor countries

4th October, 2020
Unicef vaccine scheme targets employers to help Third World children
The scheme is a Unicef programme where, for every staff member vaccinated in a participating organisation, the employer will fund the charity’s immunisation of vulnerable children. Picture: iStock

Employers are being encouraged to join a charity programme to procure vaccines for children in Third World countries for every flu vaccine taken by their staff.

The scheme – entitled Get a Vaccine, Give a Vaccine – is a Unicef programme where, for every staff member vaccinated in a participating organisation, the employer will fund the charity’s immunisation of vulnerable children against dangerous and potentially deadly diseases such as polio or measles.

...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Potential use of rapid antigen tests in workplaces and schools to be assessed

‘The next few weeks will give us hope if we can hang in there’

Lifting of ban on visits to nursing homes now urged

Deforestation, the wildlife trade and intensive farming: a recipe for lethal virus outbreaks

Health Daniel Murray 1 day ago