Global health agenda

Articles related to significant events and important topics in global health.

23 September 2020

Gavi at UNGA: Global solidarity to defeat COVID-19 and create a better world for all

September 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). This year, the focus of the high-level General Debate is the importance of effective multilateralism.

18 June 2020

How COVID-19 is reshaping priorities for both domestic resources and development assistance in the health sector

As the devastating consequences of the pandemic unfold across the world, COVID-19 is making long-lasting changes in global health

5 June 2020

How the world changed on 4 June

On 4 June, global leaders met at a virtual event to pledge support for Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, and in the process made history by reaching new global health milestones

1 June 2020

Why is the Global Vaccine Summit so important?

The pandemic will only strengthen our commitment to vaccinate vulnerable communities. On 4 June 2020 Gavi will hold its third donor pledging conference online with the aim to raise vital funds for the next five years.

29 May 2020

Immunisation and COVID-19 at the 73rd World Health Assembly

Equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines was a major priority for world leaders attending the virtual meeting

20 May 2019

72nd World Health Assembly

With senior health officials setting the annual direction for the World Health Organization this week, multiple health challenges and considerations vie for attention amidst a packed agenda. Find out how Gavi helps ensure that immunisation is recognised for its vital role in bringing essential health care to all.

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