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23 January 2015

Dagfinn Høybråten, 
Board Chair, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance

Biography of Dagfinn Høybråten, Chair of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance Board.

15 August 2013

Factsheet: Rotavirus disease

GAVI's support for the introduction of the rotavirus vaccine into national immunisation programmes targets the leading cause of death due to diarrhoea in children under five in low-income countries. [French]

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 2

18 July 2013

Factsheet: Pneumococcal disease

GAVI's support for the introduction of the pneumococcal vaccine into national immunisation programmes tackles diseases that claim the lives of more than a million people every year, including more than half a million children before their fifth birthday, mainly in low-income countries. [Spanish] [French]

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 2

18 July 2013

Factsheet: Measles and rubella

2013 marks a dramatic shift in the health of mothers and infants. For the first time GAVI is addressing measles and rubella simultaneously. This is a major step in accelerating global progress to controll two life-threatening diseases with a cost-effective vaccine.

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 2

18 April 2013

Factsheet: Shaping vaccine markets

Maintaining a healthy vaccine market is at the core of the GAVI Alliance mission and business model. As a result, GAVI has a strategic goal to shape markets to make sure a sufficient supply of high-quality and appropriate vaccines is available to developing countries at low and sustainable prices.

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 2

26 November 2012

Factsheet: Co-Financing vaccines

Co-financing is a cornerstone of the GAVI Alliance’s commitment to building country ownership and ensuring the sustainability of vaccine funding. It is a driving principle in the funding of vaccines and is a core element of GAVI’s financing goal in the 2011-2015 strategy.

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance

23 November 2012

Factsheet: Equity in immunisation

GAVI’s mission – to save children’s lives and protect people’s health by increasing access to immunisation in poor countries – is underpinned by the basic tenet of equity. Access to the benefits of vaccines should not depend on where in the world a child is born.

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 2

23 November 2012

Factsheet: Advance Market Commitment

Learn about Advance Market Commitment, including the pilot AMC for pneumococcal vaccines.

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI, World Bank
  • Total pages:
  • 6

23 November 2012

GAVI Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures [Chinese] [French] [German] [Russian] [Spanish]

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 11

22 November 2012

Factsheet: GAVI collaboration with civil society

Civil society organisations (CSOs) have a long history of involvement in public health and have proven to be particularly successful in reaching marginalised populations and people in remote areas, especially through community mobilisation. [French]

  • Author(s):
  • GAVI Alliance
  • Total pages:
  • 2
 



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