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25 May 2012

DoV Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about the Decade of Vaccines (DoV).

25 May 2012

DoV Fact Sheet

Background to the Decade of Vaccines (DoV) Collaboration.

23 April 2012

World Immunisation Week CSO Positon Paper 2012

For the first time in history, the entire globe this week celebrates the power of preventive healthcare during World Immunization Week. The Civil Society Constituency of the GAVI Alliance would like to take this opportunity to reinforce our collective commitment to expanding equitable access to immunisation, and to urge all partners to move forward together.

16 April 2012

The Parliament: Investing in Immunisation

2012NEW EDITION Full and updated names, organisations and contact details for all the key players in European public affairs Updated MEP information, including contact details and committee membership Full details of the European Commission Additional data on sectors including NGOs, think tanks & trade associations The

20 January 2012

GAVI Alliance civil society meeting 7-8 July 2011

CSO constituency participation at the July 2011 GAVI Alliance Board Meeting.

20 January 2012

GAVI Alliance civil society constituency membership request form

GAVI Alliance civil society constituency membership request form.

20 January 2012

GAVI CSO constituency open day meeting 6 July 2011

GAVI CSO constituency open day meeting 6 July 2011 in Geneva, Switzerland.

20 January 2012

GAVI CSO constituency steering committee meeting 4-5 July 2011

 GAVI CSO constituency steering committee meeting 4-5 July 2011 in Geneva, Switzerland.

21 September 2011

2011 Commitments

Summary of commitments to advance the Global Strategy for Women’s & Children’s Health 2011.

21 September 2011

Every Woman Every Child Progress Update 2010-2011

Saving the lives of 16 million. september 2011 Update Global Strategy for Women’s and Children’s Health16 million lives… what does it mean to save even one? “ They told us [my son] is suffering from pneumonia... If I have another child I will definitely get the baby vaccinated. ” – Ali Abdulla Father, Yemen “ I now fee

21 September 2011

Every Woman Every Child 2011 FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions What is Every Woman Every Child? Launched by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon during the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) summit in September 2010, Every Woman Every Child aims to save the lives of 16 million women and children by 2015. It is an unprecedented global effort t

05 February 2011

Report on the CSO Day at GAVI's Fourth Partners' Forum

Following the 4th GAVI Alliance Partners’ Forum, held at the Melia Hotel in Hanoi from 18–20 November 2009, the GAVI Secretariat sponsored a oneday meeting for members of civil society groups to examine and strengthen their role inside

and outside the GAVI Alliance. More than fifty representatives from civil society organisations (CSOs) and GAVI were in attendance.

01 December 2010

GAVI Alliance Civil Society Constituency Charter

Many CSOs have involvement in a range of health and non-health activities. This Charter describes their involvement in GAVI activities.


01 October 2010

World Pneumonia Day - Pneumonia: Solutions for a Deadly Disease

Globally, pneumonia kills more children each year than HIV, measles and malaria combined. And yet solutions do exist, and with political will and investments targeted to proven interventions in the world’s poorest nations, we can help millions more children reach their 5th birthday.

12 August 2010

GAVI Alliance civil society organisation constituency

The engagement of civil society with the GAVI Alliance is an evolutionary process which we seek to continue strengthening with your participation. The CSOs engaged in the GAVI Alliance are as diverse as the fabric of civil

society itself, and presently include large international organisations, local nongovernmental organisations, professional associations, and academic institutions. These CSOs are brought together by their common belief that

immunisation, as a means of improving MNCH and reaching the Millennium Development Goals, should be accessible to all.


17 June 2010

Report on Civil Society Forum 29-30 March 2010

Close to 40 participants from GAVI‐eligible countries as well as donor countries participated in the 29‐30 March 2010 CSO Forum. Participants achieved agreement on a structure for the GAVI CSO network and support for the

CSO Board member, as well as charting next steps for policy and  dvocacy engagement with GAVI. The meeting marked another milestone in strengthening civil society engagement with the GAVI Alliance, and the structure that was set up

to facilitate this will enable independent civil society discussions and input into GAVI policy and programme implementation – as well as hold GAVI to account at the country and the global levels.

25 May 2010

Rapport du GAVI Forum de la socieìteì civile 29-30 mars 2010

Près de 40 participants issus de pays éligibles au soutien de GAVI et de pays donateurs ont participé au Forum des OSC du 29 au 30 mars 2010. Les participants sont parvenus à un accord sur la structure du réseau GAVI‐OSC, ils se sont montrés favorables à un autre membre OSC au Conseil d’administration, et ils ont traçé la voie à suivre de leur engagement en matière de politique et de plaidoyer auprès de GAVI. Cette réunion a marqué une autre étape décisive en consolidant l’engagement de la société civile auprès de GAVI Alliance, et la structure mise en place pour faciliter cette consolidation permettra la prise en compte des discussions et des contributions indépendantes de la société civile dans la mise en oeuvre des programmes et des politiques de GAVI – en plus d’exiger que GAVI s’acquitte de ses engagements à l’échelle nationale et internationale.


01 May 2010

Health Systems Funding Platform: tackling MDGs 4, 5 and 6

With the five-year countdown to the 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) underway, weak health systems in developing countries continue to undermine efforts to achieve MDGs 4, 5 and 6. Recognizing that MDG progress needs to

be accelerated, notably for maternal and newborn health, the overall goal of the new Health Systems Funding Platform is to strengthen country health systems by better integrating the delivery of services.

04 December 2009

Health buys wealth

In low-income countries, rising income can buy better health, through improved nutrition, clean water and greater consumption of healthcare. Improvements in health can also fuel economic growth.

01 December 2009

Strengthening cervical cancer prevention and control - GAVI-UNFPA-WHO meeting 01.12.2009

Report of the GAVI–UNFPA–WHO meeting: updating high-level decision-makers on comprehensive cervical cancer prevention and control, the current status of the vaccine, vaccine introduction, best practices and lessons learned to date, and agency plans for moving forward.

20 November 2009

CSO call to action for greater involvement in GAVI

Civil Society Call to Action for greater involvement in the GAVI Alliance at the GAVI Alliance Partners’ Forum held in Hanoi, Vietnam on 20 November 2009.


13 January 2009

GAVI Alliance civil society meeting 8-9 October 2008

The GAVI Alliance held a meeting of civil society representatives in Geneva 8-9 October 2008. The approximately 25 participants were drawn from civil society in the countries eligible for GAVI support to CSO activities, the GAVI CSO

task team, and the newly elected CSO representative and alternate to the GAVI Board. The main objectives of the meeting were to learn from civil society organisations (CSOs) from the ten pilot countries for GAVI CSO support, and to

increase the awareness of CSOs as a key partner in the GAVI Alliance, including the development of a civil society constituency.



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