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10 April 2014

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Anuradha Gupta appointed Deputy CEO of the GAVI Alliance

Global health leader played a key role in India’s polio eradication success.

28 March 2014

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Cameroon to protect its children against leading cause of severe diarrhoea

Life-saving rotavirus vaccines to be offered as part of country’s routine immunisation programme.

23 March 2014

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UK public support for Sport Relief to help vaccinate children in Africa and Asia

Support for GAVI Alliance in the race to immunise children announced at London 2012 Olympic stadium.

13 March 2014

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Lions Clubs, GAVI Alliance celebrate partnership at Capitol Hill reception

Announces US$ 7.5 million initial donation to Alliance to support childhood vaccination.

08 March 2014

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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

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.

04 February 2014

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206,000 more girls to benefit from HPV vaccine with GAVI Alliance support

10 countries approved in latest round of HPV vaccine demonstration programmes.

03 February 2014

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Dr Robert Newman appointed head of Policy and Performance at GAVI Alliance

Global health leader brings more than two decades of expertise.

31 January 2014

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Prominent Indian experts to support the GAVI Alliance in reducing child mortality through immunisation

New GAVI Advisory Council in India will provide strategic advice and thought leadership to GAVI for its commitment to India.

17 January 2014

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U.S. commits US$ 175 million to the GAVI Alliance

The United States commit an additional US$ 175 million toward funding global vaccine programmes through the GAVI Alliance, the largest amount that the U.S. has ever appropriated to GAVI.

04 December 2013

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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

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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

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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.

07 November 2013

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Millions of Ethiopian children to be protected each year against leading cause of severe diarrhoea

Ethiopia becomes the 17th country to introduce rotavirus vaccine with GAVI Alliance support.

30 October 2013

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GAVI Alliance partners reaching more children than ever before with accelerated access to vital vaccines

Mid-Term Review meeting highlights immunisation successes and challenges.

14 October 2013

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GAVI Alliance on track to immunise a quarter of a billion children by 2015 and prevent nearly 4 million deaths

The GAVI Alliance is on track to meet its ambitious targets of supporting developing countries to immunise an additional quarter of a billion children by 2015, and preventing nearly four million deaths in the process. [Arabic] | [Chinese] | [German] | [Italian] | [Japanese] | [Korean] | [Spanish]

10 October 2013

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India to scale-up pentavalent nationally

The GAVI Alliance welcomes the decision. The national scale-up of pentavalent vaccine in India could save a million lives.

02 October 2013

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Lao PDR first South East Asian nation to introduce pneumococcal and cervical cancer vaccines with GAVI support

The Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) becomes the first South East Asian nation to introduce pneumococcal vaccine and begin a demonstration project for HPV vaccine, simultaneously tackling two major killers of children and women respectively – pneumococcal disease and cervical cancer.

24 September 2013

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Measles campaign launched in the DR Congo

DR Congo: 6.8 million children immunised against measles in the Equateur and Orientale provinces.

21 August 2013

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Indonesia introduces five-in-one vaccine for children

Children across Indonesia are set to be protected from five major childhood diseases through the pentavalent vaccine thanks to an ambitious plan to reach children across the country’s 6,000 inhabited islands by the end of next year.

07 August 2013

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At Dakar conference, countries showcase increased efforts to fund their own immunisation programs

Sabin Vaccine Institute convenes government officials to discuss progress on sustainable immunization financing programs (News release: Sabin Vaccine Institute).

26 July 2013

GAVI aims to improve access to vaccines in Nigeria through supply chains project

The GAVI Alliance has approved US$ 21 million to help improve vaccine supply chains in Nigeria as part of a partnership aimed at scaling up routine immunisation. 

08 July 2013

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Lions Clubs International and GAVI Alliance partner to protect children from measles

The GAVI Alliance and Lions Clubs International announce a unique partnership designed to protect tens of millions of children in the world’s poorest countries against measles, a highly infectious disease that kills an estimated 430 people every day, mostly in developing countries.

02 July 2013

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Millions of children to be protected from deadly diseases through unique global Vaccine Bond issuance

Millions of children in the world’s poorest countries stand to benefit from a US$ 700 million bond issue, whose proceeds will help fund immunisation programmes by the GAVI Alliance.

04 June 2013

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Pascal Barollier, new GAVI Alliance Director of Media & Communications

The GAVI Alliance announces the appointment of Pascal Barollier, 48, a French national, as the new Director of Media & Communications.

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