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  • The latest photo galleries showcasing the work of the Vaccine Alliance and its partners.

  • 11 July 2017

    Inky fingers point to healthy future for Malawi's children

    Usually parents are quick to ask children to scrub their inky fingers – but not after a recent life-saving vaccination campaign in Malawi. Close to 8 million children’s fingers were marked with an ink stain to show that they had been immunised against two deadly diseases – measles and rubella.

    23 March 2017

    Halting the spread of cholera in Somalia

    The Vaccine Alliance is supporting one of the largest cholera vaccination campaigns ever conducted in Africa. Targeting over 450,000 people, the oral cholera vaccine campaign aims to counter a potential nationwide epidemic fuelled by severe drought and lack of access to clean water and sanitation.

    08 March 2017

    The women who made modern vaccines work

    If you know something about global health, you’ve probably heard of Edward Jenner or Jonas Salk, but what about the women who also helped lay the foundations for modern immunisation? Meet five remarkable women who pushed forward the frontiers of science.

    01 July 2016

    Close to 1 million Myanmar children to be protected with pneumococcal vaccine

    With July’s launch of pneumococcal vaccine, which protects against the main cause of deadly pneumonia, Myanmar has introduced 9 vaccines against 10 diseases into its national immunisation programme.

    28 April 2016

    Rebirth of Liberia's health system: a dual celebration

    What better way for Liberia to celebrate African Vaccination Week 2016 than with a dual celebration: the introduction of rotavirus vaccine into the national immunisation system and the launch of a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine demonstration project.

    22 March 2016

    A brighter future in Sierra Leone thanks to the power of vaccines

    While West Africa is still struggling with new cases of Ebola, Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone must also rebuild their health systems to reach children with life-saving vaccines and prevent outbreaks of other dangerous diseases.

    12 November 2015

    Fighting pneumonia in Nepal - surveillance, strains and schedules

    As one of the first countries in south east Asia to introduce the pneumococcal vaccine, Nepal’s immunisation system is under the microscope with many countries hoping to learn from their neighbour’s experience.

    20 May 2015

    Red Nose Day 2015

    To encourage support for Red Nose Day USA, Gavi and four other international Red Nose Day USA charity partners – charity:water; the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria; Oxfam; and Save the Children hosted a reception at the US Capitol on Tuesday attended by members of Congress, who emphasised the important work of the US government in championing global health and development.

    28 April 2015

    DRC Polio

    Keeping DR Congo polio-free

    These images show the efforts behind DR Congo’s introduction of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) into their routine immunisation schedule – one of over 70 Gavi-eligible countries expected to introduce IPV by the end of 2015 in an unprecedented global effort to meet the goals of the Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan.

    23 April 2015

    Mind the gap: vaccine disparity claiming women’s lives

    Spotlight on Tanzania, where the delivery of human papillomavirus vaccine (HPV) to protect women from cervical cancer is a key step globally in closing the preventable disease gap between rich and poor women worldwide.

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