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DAMAN, NEPAL, DECEMBER 7, 1997 : Polio Immunization in the village of Daman, in the Himalayan foothills, during the National Immunization Days in Nepal. Daman is located on a 7600 feet ridge and serve as a center for many Magar and Gurung villages in the mountains . In Nepal, most people have to hike for hours, if not days to access basic health care. Poverty, isolation and lack of higiene make polio transmition possible. Ther were confirmed polio cases in Nepal in 2005. (Photo by Jean-Marc Giboux)