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June 24, 2009 - Press Release
In Sierra Leone, Child Survival Takes Center Stage

Freetown, Sierra Leone – Helen Keller International (HKI) was a major partner in the planning and implementation of the recent maternal and child health campaign known as Mami en Pikin Well Bodi Week (Mother and Child Wellness Week) in Sierra Leone.  This bi-annual national campaign, which took place between May 29th and June 1st in all 13 districts of the country, promoted important aspects of maternal and child health, ranging from immunizations to vitamin A supplementation to de-worming.

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