Last week saw an amazing boost for immunisation as the Global Citizen Festival took place in Madison Square Garden, New York, where voices were raised in support of giving millions more children a shot at a healthy life. Missed the action? Catch up below:
1. Reaching every child in Cameroon
This video provides a poignant reminder of what Global Citizens and global health advocates are campaigning for: access to lifesaving vaccines in some of the poorest parts of the world.
2. Polio, measles & helping all kids reach their potential
In this next snippet, CEO of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, covers a few of the more global pointers – the diseases left to conquer with immunisation programmes, and what we can do to overcome them, improving health for all.
3. The legacy of Nelson Mandela
And finally, the moment you’ve all been waiting for: the big message on the global stage. Mandela’s grandsons make the compelling case for investing in vaccines to save even more lives by 2020.