08 March 2014
1.5 million girls set to benefit from vaccine against cervical cancer
GAVI Alliance support for national introductions marks new HPV vaccine milestone on International Women’s Day.
04 March 2014
U.S. President’s budget proposes record US$ 200 million to the GAVI Alliance
FY2015 budget request demonstrates strong U.S. commitment to provide life-saving vaccines to children in poor countries.
28 February 2014
Joint GPEI-GAVI statement on the Availability and Price of Inactivated Polio Vaccine
Joint GPEI and GAVI statement on UNICEF’s tender process.
GAVI Alliance complements global polio eradication effort
Countries eligible for GAVI Alliance support invited to apply for funding for inactivated polio vaccine until 2015.
16 December 2013
Burundi launches a new vaccine against rotavirus diarrhoea
Burundi became on December 16, 2013 the 19th GAVI eligible country to introduce in its routine immunisation programme antirotavirus vaccine. Rotavirus is the leading cause of severe and often fatal diarrhoea among under five children. In Burundi, diarrhoea causes approximately 15 percent of deaths in children less than five years of age. By 2015, GAVI with the support of its donors and partners plan to support the introduction of this vaccine in more than 30 countries.
11 December 2013
Animation: Why Invest in Vaccines
Vaccines do far more than protect health; they also protect people’s incomes and savings, and promote economic growth. Find out how.
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.
Vaccines do more than protect health; they also protect incomes and promote economies
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The Alliance assesses progress in reaching goals midway through its 2011-2015 strategy
Countries eligible for support invited to apply for funding for IPV
Joint GPEI / GAVI Alliance statement
More girls to benefit from HPV vaccine support
GAVI support for HPV vaccine
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