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20 December 2011


Sweden increases funding for immunisation

The Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced today it will contribute US$ 55.5 million to the GAVI Alliance to support its 2012 immunisation programmes to protect millions of children in developing countries against preventable diseases.

17 November 2011


GAVI takes first steps to introduce vaccines against cervical cancer and rubella

Board decisions will benefit the health of women and children in developing countries. [German] [Spanish]

10 November 2011

08-GAVI-11-Riccardo Gangale-Kenya

New studies show progress, value in vaccination against deadly pneumonia

Advances lauded as Malawi becomes next developing country to introduce pneumococcal vaccine on Saturday - World Pneumonia Day.

15 October 2011

Ethiopia pneumo launch

GAVI Alliance partners to tackle childhood killer in Ethiopia

Largest introduction to date of life-saving pneumococcal vaccines to be provided to Ethiopian children.

10 October 2011

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IFFIm and World Bank renew commitment to raise funds for GAVI programmes

IFFIm announces the renewal for five years of its Treasury Management Agreement with the World Bank.


04 October 2011

la Caixa event 4 Oct 2011 800 wide

GAVI commends “la Caixa” foundation’s € 4 million commitment to the matching fund

“La Caixa”, its customers and employees provide support to immunise children against pneumonia in Latin America.

29 September 2011

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New IFFIm vaccine bonds issued to support life-saving vaccines

J.P. Morgan, the World Bank and the International Finance Facility for Immunisation ("IFFIm") today announced the issuance of US$ 169.4 million (equivalent) of IFFIm "vaccine bonds" in Japan. [日本語]

27 September 2011

Sudan rota rollout - Dr treats child 21082011

Vaccines against major childhood diseases to reach 37 more countries

The GAVI Alliance today announced it will provide funding for 16 more developing countries to introduce rotavirus vaccines and 18 more countries to introduce pneumococcal vaccines.

21 September 2011

DFID MDG Event Seth Berkley

GAVI cited as model global development partnership

The heads of the US and UK governments' aid programmes have recognised the GAVI Alliance as offering "game changing" lessons in the fight against global poverty.

19 September 2011

Women in health clinic

Leaders call for new approach to women’s health

Government, UN and civil society leaders today called for a new approach to women’s healthcare to address the devastating impact of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular and chronic respiratory diseases in low and middle-income countries.


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