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19 April 2013
World Immunisation Week 2013
Starting 20 April, the World Health Organization is uniting countries across the globe for 10 days of vaccination campaigns, public education and information sharing under the umbrella of World Immunization Week.
03 February 2013
World Cancer Day
On 4 February, the GAVI joined its partners to celebrate World Cancer Day and help dispel the myths about cancer, such as the idea that cancer is a non-communicable disease. As many as 1.9 million cancer cases a year are believed to be caused by infections.
23 January 2013
World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2013
It’s no coincidence that GAVI was launched at the World Economic Forum in 2000. With its emphasis on innovation, partnership and the establishment of the Global Health Initiative, WEF is well-aligned with GAVI objectives.
11 November 2012
World Pneumonia Day 2012
World Pneumonia Day aims to raise awareness about the leading cause of under five child deaths in developing countries, and what can be done to fight this deadly disease.
19 September 2012
Partners Forum 2012
The GAVI Alliance 5th Partners’ Forum (5-7 December 2012) will provide the opportunity to work together more effectively to achieve the Millennium Development Goals and to consider the innovations that will change the way we advance global health and development.
25 July 2012
World Hepatitis Day
GAVI’s focus on hepatitis B: With GAVI support, 296 million children in low-income countries were immunised against hepatitis B from 2000 to 2011.
13 June 2012
Child Survival Call to Action
In Washington DC, the Governments of the United States, India and Ethiopia, in collaboration with UNICEF, convene the Child Survival: Call to Action, launching a partnership to end preventable child death.
18 May 2012
World Health Assembly
The Sixty-fifth session of the World Health Assembly in Geneva, 21–26 May 2012. The Health Assembly will discuss a number of public health issues such as universal health coverage, Millennium Development Goals, noncommunicable diseases, mental disorders, nutrition and adolescent pregnancy.
19 April 2012
World Immunisation Week 2012
Starting on 21 April 2012, GAVI partner WHO is uniting countries across the globe for a week of vaccination campaigns, public education and information sharing under the umbrella of World Immunization Week.
05 March 2012
International Women's Day
For girls in the developing world, a healthy childhood and adolescence is a key to a bright future. International Women’s Day on 8th March is a day to highlight the power of vaccines to deliver on the promise for girls and women.
24 January 2012
World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012
12 November 2011
World Pneumonia Day
15 September 2011
UN Summit on Non-Communicable Diseases
The UN Summit on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs), hosted by the UN General Assembly from 19-20 September, put the world’s leading causes of death firmly on the international agenda.
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