Task #5: Culture and Tradition
You recognize that cultural factors (traditions, beliefs, values) have a significant impact on health issues in African countries. Your task is to identify what factors are most influential. In terms of their acceptance of a vaccination program, which factors will have the strongest influence on
members of different ethnic groups or religions?
people in different regions of the country?
What different kinds of information would you provide for women, children, the educated, the uneducated, members of different ethnic groups or religions, people in different regions of the country?