BANDUNG-24-30 April 2017 is celebrated as World Immunization Week by WHO, during the week the world is calling for the importance of immunization to protect millions of babies in the world. Bio Farma as a Vaccine Manufacturer in Indonesia supports the 2017 World Immunization Week (PID) by participating in the 2017 PID media seminar held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at IDAI's office with the theme "Vaccines Work (Effective Vaccine for all Age) "to convey vital information that vaccination is useful for all ages, especially for infants and toddlers.
Diseases that can be prevented by immunization (PD3i) has been successfully suppressed and even eradication in Indonesia and the world, the success of immunization programs for Indonesian children is inseparable from a solid and harmonious cooperation between various parties one of them is media.
On the same occasion also signed the commitment of support of immunization optimization in Indonesia, signed by Head of Domestic Sales Division, Drajat Alamsyah as representatives from Bio Farma and 9 other institutions namely Kemkes, BPOM, ITAGI (Indonesian Technical Advisory Group on Immunization) The National Committee of KIPI (Immunization Follow Up Immunization), IDAI, and 3 vaccine producers namely Aventis, Sanofi Pasteur, Novartis.
On Saturday, April 29, 2017 also held a meeting PID by the Ministry of Health, held at the Sujudi Building Indonesia Ministry of Health. The workshop which was attended by 400 participants also raised the theme "Fulfilling Children's Right to Healthy Living with Immunization". The purpose of this year's PID is to raise public awareness that complete immunization can provide life-long protection to children and through family approaches, immunization will be an important effort in supporting the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals 2030.
"Bio Farma synergize with the Ministry of Health, and IDAI, we support the event to participate in socializing the importance of vaccine through the media to the public in supporting the Government against PD3i," said Rahman Rustan, Corporate Secretary of Bio Farma, Tuesday (2/5). (Even)