Building Confidence in Routine Immunisation

The UNICEF Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (UNICEF ECARO) and the VCP worked in partnership to better understand the impact of social media on caregivers’ attitudes, beliefs, trust, immunisation intention and uptake.


Vaccine confidence in Serbia is high compared to other countries. The latest data we have for Serbia is from surveys conducted in 2019 which showed that 74% of people feel that vaccines are safe and 82% think they are effective. 89% of those surveyed said they believe it’s important for children to have vaccines and 74% feel that vaccines are compatible with their religious beliefs.