07 December 2013
Pneumococcal vaccine to protect more than a million children in Afghanistan from leading child killer
Pneumonia accounts for 25% of deaths of children under five in Afghanistan each year.
06 December 2013
GAVI Alliance pays tribute to Nelson Mandela
Following the death of Nelson Mandela, Dagfinn Høybråten, Chair of the GAVI Alliance Board, and Dr Seth Berkley, CEO of the GAVI Alliance, issued statements
Remembering Nelson Mandela, advocate for children’s health
Among the many causes that Nelson Mandela championed, he was a powerful voice for children's rights and access to life-saving vaccines
04 December 2013
GAVI Alliance names global health leader as Director of US strategy
Accomplished Global Health Strategist Natasha Bilimoria to lead U.S. mobilisation, building strong support for life-saving vaccines for children in developing countries.
19 November 2013
GAVI Alliance: Supporting Cambodia's immunisation programme
In this three-minute film, GAVI Alliance partners in Cambodia including the Health Minister, health workers and representatives from UNICEF and the World Health Organization explain how GAVI's support is boosting routine immunisation coverage and campaigns against diseases like measles and rubella. First shown at the GAVI Alliance Board meeting in Phnom Penh in November 2013.
30 October 2013
Professor Hans Rosling: Immunisation trends and child survival
Professor Hans Rosling delivers a presentation highlighting trends in immunisation, vaccine development and child survival, during the GAVI Alliance Mid-Term Review meeting, 30 October 2013.
30 September 2013
Seth Berkley talks about life-saving vaccines at the Global Citizens Festival
GAVI CEO Seth Berkley joins Jeffrey Sachs of The Earth Institute and actress Olivia Wilde at the 2013 Global Citizens Festival in Central Park, New York to support Sachs' campaign to train and deploy one million community health workers across sub-Saharan Africa “who will help deliver vaccines to keep people healthy”. Over 60,000 attended the concert organised by Global Poverty Project (www.globalpovertyproject.com).
02 August 2013
The GAVI Matching Fund is a major private sector programme designed to raise US$ 260 million for immunisation by the end of 2015. Learn how the Matching Fund doubles private donation impact.
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