• Board Committees

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  • Committees support the development of key policies, oversee specific activities and are comprised of Board members, alternates, and in some instances delegates with expertise in critical areas

    The Board is the supreme governing body of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance. Certain functions are reserved to the Board, including the setting of policies and strategies for Gavi, and amending its by-laws and other internal guidelines and procedures necessary for the administration and management of the Vaccine Alliance.

    The Board delegates certain activities and areas of work to five standing Board committees and one Advisory committee, staffed by Board members, alternates, and in certain instances independent experts or partner representatives:

  • 1 in 5

    In total, 1 in 5 children in Gavi-supported countries are still missing out on the basic package of childhood vaccines. 95% of children do not yet have access to all 11 vaccines recommended by WHO for infants in all countries.

    WHO/UNICEF 2015

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