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12 November 2014


Record numbers of children protected against leading causes of pneumonia with Gavi support

“la Caixa” Foundation announces further €1m commitment to support pneumococcal vaccine

04 June 2014


Children's Investment Fund Foundation to invest in GAVI Alliance HPV programmes

First Ladies of Ghana and Mozambique join UK launch of End Cervical Cancer Now campaign.

29 May 2014

Seth Berkley at Canada MNCH summit

Global summit looks to immunisation to save millions of lives

Canadian PM Harper calls on countries to invest politically, financially to improve maternal, newborn and child health

09 May 2014


African business leaders and the GAVI Alliance discuss partnering up

CEO breakfast at WEF Africa puts spotlight on role of private sector partnerships in vaccinating children in Africa.

24 January 2014

Davos CEO breakfast

Private sector partnerships prove critical to vaccinating children in poorest countries

GAVI Matching Fund raises US$ 152 million with support from corporations and foundations.

06 December 2013

Nelson Mandella

Remembering Nelson Mandela, advocate for children’s health

Among the many causes that Nelson Mandela championed, he was a powerful voice for children's rights and access to life-saving vaccines

08 October 2013


GAVI statement on latest trial data on malaria vaccine candidate RTS,S

Latest data published by Glaxosmithkline and PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative

05 September 2013


US president and Nordic leaders describe support for GAVI as cost-effective

United States President Barack Obama and the prime ministers of the Nordic countries underline their collective commitment to supporting vaccination through the GAVI Alliance in a joint statement issued  after a high-level meeting in Stockholm.

25 July 2013

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Research shows high impact of Hib vaccines in developing countries

Results of Hib Initiative supplement published showing new evidence on the impact of Hib vaccines

28 May 2013

Global Forum Cervical Cancer - Seth

Voices from the Global Forum on Cervical Cancer Prevention

Over 400 Government leaders, policymakers, healthcare professionals, NGOs and corporate leaders gathered for the first-ever Global Forum on Cervical Cancer Prevention on 27 May.

14 May 2013

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Rotavirus leading cause of diarrhoea

The largest and most comprehensive study of childhood diarrhoea has confirmed rotavirus as the single biggest cause of diarrhoea-related death and illness in developing countries. This latest evidence suggests that a large number of children are dying from this vaccine-preventable pathogen, and supports the decision by the GAVI Alliance to prioritise rotavirus vaccines.

10 December 2012

Seth Berkley and Vittorio Colao

GAVI partners with Vodafone to bolster the supply chain in Africa

With innovative in-kind initiative, mobile communications leader becomes newest GAVI Matching Fund partner, triggering US$ 1.5 match from the UK

28 November 2012

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38 – Preventing malaria: how might malaria vaccines complement other interventions?

Partners Forum 2012 - Session summary. This panel discussed the current knowledge regarding malaria vaccines. Prospects and challenges ahead for future introduction in malaria endemic areas were discussed, and a brief summary on the malaria vaccine development pipeline also presented.

28 November 2012


26 – Graça Machel-Nelson Mandela dialogue

Partners Forum 2012 - Session summary. Graça Machel-Nelson Mandela dialogue series.

09 November 2012


GAVI statement on latest interim trial data on malaria vaccine candidate

GAVI statement in response to the latest interim data on the trial of malaria vaccine candidate RTS,S published by Glaxosmithkline and Path malaria vaccine initiative.

05 October 2012

Tanzania rotavirus rollout Sister Moshi

Useful information

Useful information for anyone attending the Partners' Forum in Tanzania: Climate, Passports & Visas, Health, Safety, General behaviour in public, Currency, Tipping, Electricity, Shopping

19 September 2012

All speakers

Who participated

A-Z of leaders in global health: politicians, CEOs, academics, journalists.

15 March 2012

Nazira Abdula

Mozambique Deputy Health Minister acknowledges GAVI support

High-level meeting rounds-off Dr. Seth Berkley’s successful visit to Maputo.

14 March 2012

Model immunisation system sets standard for Mozambique

As Mozambique makes preparations to introduce pneumococcal vaccine with GAVI support, the Manhica district’s immunisation system is setting an example that the Ministry of Health wants the nation’s other 127 districts to follow.

12 March 2012

Seth Berkley in Mozambique March 2012

Follow daily updates on GAVI CEO’s official visit to Africa, 12-14 March 2012

12 March 2012

Jansson Mozambique Seth Berkley

“Miracle of Vaccines” will help deliver on Africa development

Seth Berkley speech underlines broader consequences of vaccination for economic development.

30 March 2009

Investing in health yields financial returns and benefits developing countries

The GAVI Alliance and the International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF) unite more than 80 leading experts in healthcare from governments, business, and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) for a high-level conference in London.

30 October 2008

Robinson to lead efforts to strengthen global immunisation

Former President of Ireland and High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson will lead the GAVI Alliance’s new executive board, created to strengthen the organisation’s ability to meet global health challenges.

24 April 2008

Symposium announces great strides in childhood immunisation

Significant progress to date, with opportunities for overcoming the financial, logistical, and technical barriers that hinder steps forward.

15 February 2008

Spain’s leading corporate foundation gives €4 million for child immunisation

La Caixa's largest donation to one single organisation marks a fundraising boost to help vaccinate children in the world's poorest countries against life-threatening diseases.

21 May 2007

Cutting-edge science at Amsterdam meeting on infectious diseases

Headlines from Fifth European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health.

09 September 2005

Key European nations join UK and France to commit nearly US$4 billion to expand child immunisation in developing countries

The United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, and Sweden today committed nearly US$4 billion to support and scale up the work of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) over the next decade.

09 June 2005

Oslo press event launches a spotlight on Africa

"AIDS is a Human Rights Issue," Says Nelson Mandela, calling on the world to provide global health leaders the means to raise awareness of the HIV/AIDS pandemic and to fight HIV/AIDS and other deadly preventable diseases. Nelson Mandela's 46664 arctic beg

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