Ghana's simultaneous introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines 02

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02 Ghana Doune Porter PATH 2012

February 2012. Ghana – Preparations are examined in meticulous detail at the regular coordination meetings to make sure everything is on track for a successful introduction of pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines on April 26, 2012.

Photo: GAVI/Doune Porter/PATH/2012 

47 million

By the end of 2014, Vaccine Alliance support had contributed to immunising 47 million children against pneumococcal disease. Gavi surpassed its 2015 target of 45 introductions more than 1 year ahead of schedule. By the end of 2015, three-quarters of all Gavi-supported countries had introduced the vaccine.

WHO/UNICEF 2015

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