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More information on upcoming meeting in Stockholm, Sweden
Pentavalent vaccine will be on immunisation cards of all children across Indonesia's 6,000 islands by end of 2014
Seth Berkley delivers post-MDG vision for vaccines
Browse GAVI's 2012 Progress Report on your computer, tablet or smart phone
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GAVI teams up with GPP for concert in New York's Central Park to raise awareness of global health
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
GAVI Alliance complements global polio eradication effort
Countries eligible for GAVI Alliance support invited to apply for funding for inactivated polio vaccine until 2015.
04 February 2014
206,000 more girls to benefit from HPV vaccine with GAVI Alliance support
10 countries approved in latest round of HPV vaccine demonstration programmes.
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.
27 November 2013
GAVI supported rotavirus vaccines introduced in Zambia
Following a successful pilot program delivering rotavirus vaccines as part of an integrated approach to diarrhoea prevention and control, in November 2013, Zambia rolled out GAVI-supported rotavirus vaccines nationwide. Rotavirus, the most common cause of severe and fatal diarrhoea in young children worldwide, takes the lives of over 3,600 Zambian children under five each year and accounts for approximately 40 percent of all under-five diarrhoeal deaths and hospitalisations. Zambia is the 18th GAVI-eligible country to introduce rotavirus vaccines in its national immunisation program. (credit VITAC-PATH)
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.
Vaccines are cost-effective, offer lifelong protection and are fundamental to development.
"The GAVI model" has contributed to the immunisation of an additional 440 million children, averting approximately six million future deaths.
As a public-private partnership, GAVI capitalises on the sum of its partners’ advantages.
By funding the delivery of new vaccines, GAVI shapes the vaccine market.
GAVI disbursements to countries by type of support and year (2000-2010)
GAVI has identified 12 goal-level indicators to monitor progress against its five-year strategy
Follow Seth Berkley, GAVI's CEO
Meet Dagfinn Høybråten, GAVI Board Chair
Learn how the Matching Fund doubles private donation impact
22 January 2014
The toll of the anti-vaccination movement, in one devastating graphic
Los Angeles Times
Public Health Officials Mark 50th Year of Measles Vaccine
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
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