A mother holds her toddler who is receiving a smallpox vaccination. The hand of a health-care worker is shown holding a small needle against the toddler's right shoulder. Caption on verso: WHO/16942. EMRO. Palestine refugees. Although the threat of smallpox is declining, this child has to put up with a routine vaccination. UNRWA has built up a comprehensive immunisation programme to protect youngsters from the most serious diseases.
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