• Dagfinn Høybråten

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  • As the GAVI Alliance Board chair, Dagfinn Høybråten guides the public private partnership in its fight to ensure equitable access to vaccines for all the world’s children.

    Read Dagfinn’s latest article published on ‘Impatient Optimists’ -- the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation blog.
    Be bold: how Gavi will immunise another 300 million children 

  • Introducing Dagfinn Høybråten

    Dagfinn Hoybraten, GAVI Board Chair

    Dagfinn Høybråten is the Chair of the GAVI Alliance Board. He is Secretary General of the Nordic Council of Ministers and previously served as Vice President of the Norwegian Parliament and Minister of Health. A member of the Gavi Board since 2006, his active involvement means he is very familiar with Gavi's mission and the important role the Vaccine Alliance plays in saving lives and improving health for millions of people in low-income countries. 

  • @Hoybraten Twitter feed

  • Videos and galleries

    30 November 2012

    Myanmar children to benefit from pentavalent vaccine and measles second dose

    To celebrate the launch of the GAVI supported pentavalent vaccine and measles second dose in Myanmar GAVI Alliance Chairman Dagfinn Høybråten and Deputy CEO Helen Evans hosted a five-day visit to the country by six politicians from Australia and New Zealand, as well as officials from WHO, UNICEF. After decades of social and political isolation half a million children in the country will now receive protection from a range of deadly diseases including measles, diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, hepatitis B and Hib.

    12 June 2012

    Immunisation: a matter of justice - Dagfinn Høybråten

    Dagfinn Høybråten, Chair of the GAVI Alliance Board, delivers his message from the 2011 Annual Progress Report

    20 February 2012

    Voice of America interviews Dagfinn Høybråten

    Interview with GAVI Alliance Board Chairman Dagfinn Høybråten on Voice of America. 

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