Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals

Introducing solar-powered vaccine refrigerator and freezer systems - A guide for managers in national immunization programmes

Authors:
UNICEF / World Health Organization

Overview

This document provides managers in national immunization programmes with guidance on how to implement successful solar-powered vaccine refrigerator and freezer systems. The guidance takes into account important new developments in refrigerator technology, and is based on lessons learned during the 30 years since solar refrigerator systems were first used in immunization programmes.