A Kenyan nurse shouts slogans in a march outside the Ministry of Health headquarters during their strike following the failed negotiations between health unions and government on wage increases and improvement of working conditions in Nairobi, Kenya Photo Thomas Mukoya/Reuters
Junior doctors picket outside St.Thomas’ hospital in London during a 24 hour strike calling for more pay and better working conditions
A junior doctor carries a placard as she walks to join a picket outside Kings College Hospital in London. Junior doctors in England have gone on strike in a dispute with the government over a new contract
A health worker administers a polio vaccine to a child, in Enjil district of Herat, Afghanistan on Monday. Pakistan, Nigeria and Afghanistan are considered to be the only countries where the poliovirus is still endemic
A health worker gives polio vaccine drops to a child on the second day of a national campaign in Afghanistan on Monday. Nearly nine million children in the country are being immunised during the three-day programme.
A health worker administers a polio vaccination to a child in Herat, Afghanistan, at the start of a three-day nationwide immunisation campaign against polio, supported by the country’s Ministry of Public Health