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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.
22 November 2013
GAVI Alliance to support introduction of inactivated polio vaccine in world’s 73 poorest countries
Alliance Board selects additional vaccines to include in its portfolio.
12 November 2013
Pneumonia still responsible for one fifth of child deaths
Pneumonia remains the single biggest killer of children under five globally, claiming the lives of more than one million girls and boys every year. But pneumonia deaths are preventable.
As countries mark World Pneumonia Day on 12 November, the GAVI Alliance, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) are highlighting essential actions that can help end child deaths from this disease.
06 December 2013
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
19 November 2013
GAVI Board to consider new vaccine support at Phnom Penh meeting
First major GAVI meeting in South Asia since 2009.
Norway-Gates Foundation saving millions of lives with support for GAVI and immunisaton
Norwegian premier Erna Solberg and Bill Gates highlight GAVI as cornerstone of life-saving collaboration between Norway and the Gates Foundation on immunisation.
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.
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
28 November 2013
Guillaume Grosso appointed head resource mobilisation in European markets
Former director of ONE Campaign’s Paris office joins GAVI Alliance.
01 December 2011
Small island states punch above their weight
Papua New Guinea, Kiribati and the Solomon Islands lead the way in co-financing their vaccine programmes.
Maternal and neonatal tetanus eliminated
Uganda shows that tetanus eradication is possible through well supported and coordinated campaigns.
01 November 2011
Graduating Georgia sees immunisation growing
Georgia remains committed to sustaining the impressive expansion of its immunisation coverage.
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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