The Awakening Project, Pakistan (image) Sandra Rotman Centre for Global Health Share Print E-Mail Caption The Awakening Project will establish village health committees, school drama clubs and radio programs among other novel means to promote child vaccination in Pakistan's mountainous Swat district, once one of the most dangerous parts of a highly conflicted part of the world -- an area where one child in 10 dies before age 5 due largely to vaccine-preventable diseases like polio, measles or hepatitis. Here a member of The Awakening Project, Pakistan, conducting an awareness/advocacy session about the importance of vaccination during childhood. Credit The Awakening Project, Pakistan Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.