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As 'centre of life' for many African communities, faith-based organisations are well-placed to teach benefits of life-saving health interventions like vaccines and bed nets.
New investment tops year of progress in providing world's poorest children with equitable access to life-saving vaccines.
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A new report from UNICEF focuses on the huge potential to narrow the child survival gap between the richest and the poorest by focusing on pneumonia and diarrhoea – the two primary
killers of children under the age of five.
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.
28 November 2013
Guillaume Grosso appointed head resource mobilisation in European markets
Former director of ONE Campaign’s Paris office joins GAVI Alliance.
26 November 2013
GAVI Alliance to support Nigeria's first new national yellow fever vaccination campaign in 30 years
Mass preventive campaign will protect close to 60 million children and adults.
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).
16 October 2013
The growth of global immunisation
15 October 2013
Anti-vaccination activists should not be given a say in the media
14 October 2013
Anti-cancer vaccine for Laos
GAVI on Track to Immunize One-Quarter Billion Children by 2015
Voice of America
Parasites: Hookworm Vaccine Will Be Tried in Africa
New York Times
12 October 2013
7 The HPV vaccine: Preventing cervical cancer in the developing world
03 October 2013
AusAid cuts threaten immunisation programs
Nigeria to immunize 35 mln children against measles
02 October 2013
Laos HPV Vaccine Campaign Aims to Curb Cervical Cancer
Laos becomes first South East Asian nation to introduce pneumococcal vaccine
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