The WHO's Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) designed a document called the "Values Framework". This document listed over 20 vulnerable groups such as homeless peoples, those living in informal settlements, and those in urban slums ... and hard-to-reach groups.
By that calculation, thousands will start qualifying for the second dose this week onwards — majority in the 18-44 group ...SuranaGroup of Hospitals, for instance, is vaccinating slum dwellers in Dharavi and Worli with support from ICICI Lombard, a civic official said.
“Now we have appended a questionnaire that records a detailed set of questions on how many vaccinations done in the slums, how many got one or both doses and different age groups that may have benefited,” said Joshi, adding that this will help create a database to ensure that each family in the slum gets vaccinated ...ExpressGroup.
By that calculation, thousands in the city will start qualifying for the second dose this week onwards—majority in the 18-44 group, who started getting doses on May 1 ...SuranaGroup of Hospitals, for instance, is vaccinating slum dwellers in Dharavi and Worli with support from ICICI Lombard, a civic official said.
The statement sent a rapturous cheer through the crowd gathered in Ghana’s biggest slum ... When Dr Mahamudu Bawumia arrived in Agbogbloshie in September 2019, he told the milling crowd he was the first sitting Vice President to have visited the slum ... The slum is Ghana’s largest ... Yet, the urban slum is hungry for basic infrastructure.
Creba has tapped the support of the DoTr and the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) in recognition of the important roles that the two agencies play in national development, and the enormous potential contribution that they can both make in addressing the escalating problem of slums and homelessness.
A group of women from a Calcutta slum has done it ... The women, mostly in the age group of 18 to 40, have been making dohars, totes, pouches, cushion covers, table mats and runners — things that are still in demand ... The absence of fairs during the pandemic has also impacted the business prospects of the self-help groups that deal in these items ... .
The stabilisation mission, which did improve order, was meant to open space for Haitians, and aid groups to build out the country's institutions and try to break the cycle of poverty and misrule ... They pursued democracy reform, trained election overseers, and promoted grass-roots groups.
PUNE. Through the chain-linked fence that lines the bridge over AmbilOdha near the Dandekar Bridge intersection, the Bel Dam looks sorry, almost an irritant for civic officials and the residents along the banks of the canal right next to it ... Small groups of men from the nearby slum file in to the banks, chatting, sharing a smoke, and then leaving ... .
Adani Group said that RK Jain, the chief executive officer (CEO) of MIAL will take over as CEO of Adani Airports, replacing incumbent Ben Zandi, who will take over as CEO (non-aero) at AAHL. "He (RK Jain) will be fully involved to shape (a) scheme for airport slum rehabilitation to take it to (the) implementation stage.
Colombia’s government has said only a small group of Colombian soldiers knew the true nature of the operation and that the others were duped ...Tickets for most of the former soldiers, at least, were purchased through a Florida-based company, WorldwideCapital Lending Group, Vargas said Friday.