No power, no problem – Preserving the cold chain in Trinidad and Tobago

January 2024


 

“Do you know why it is so important to get your vaccines?” Claudia asked her 10-year old son, Adil, who sat with her in the waiting room of the local health center in Rio Claro, Trinidad.

“So I can enter secondary school?” he answered.

“And why else, love?”

“So that if I ever get the virus, I won’t need to worry about getting sick. I’ll already be immune to it.”