TOGO establishes its NITAG

Togo
6 July 2015

In June 2015, the ministerial decree establishing the "Groupe Technique consultatif pour la vaccination-Togo" (GTCV-Togo) or National Immunization Technical Advisory Group - Togo within the ministry of Health was signed. 

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The ministerial order nominates the 13 core members of the committee as well as the ex officio members and the liaison members. The ministerial order can be consulted in French only.

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