Pakistan rewards for polio vaccinations

Mar 10, 2014, 2:50 PM EDT
An Afghan health worker administers a polio vaccination to a child on the first day of a vaccination campaign in Herat on October 6, 2013.
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A new scheme from Pakistan's government is hoping to repress the number of polio cases in Peshawar -- the region experiencing high numbers of cases of polio. Parents in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province are to receive 1,000 rupees for each child who completes vaccinations.


Pakistan to pay parents in new polio vaccination drive [The Guardian]

Pakistan to pay parents in polio vaccination campaign [UPI]

‘Sehat’ to get ‘insaf’ later [Pakistan Today]