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Severe pneumonia in retreat since PCV jab, say Nepal health workers

10 Nov 2023

After the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine was introduced in 2015, studies observed a major change in disease rates. Now health workers countrywide say the impact is evident.

Donors express support for PPPR and IFFIm Contingent Financing Mechanism at annual meeting

01 Nov 2023

On 3 October 2023, the Gavi Secretariat and IFFIm Board convened an annual IFFIm donors' meeting to update donors on IFFIm strategy and operations, review the progress of the IFFIm Contingent Financing Mechanism and discuss strategic considerations and next steps.

IFFIm funding helps VaccinesWork: measles, pneumococcus, rotavirus and yellow fever

01 Nov 2023

Funds provided by IFFIm over the last 17 years have had a catalytic effect on increasing uptake of underused vaccines in low-income countries.

IFFIm earns A+ rating from FCDO

01 Nov 2023

IFFIm has earned an A+ score, reflecting its continued strong performance in 2021 and 2022 supporting Gavi, according to the United Kingdom’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO).

Gavi’s Annual Progress Report highlights rebound in routine immunisation underpinned by record domestic funding; warns of challenges ahead

01 Nov 2023

Gavi reveals that basic childhood immunisation rebounded in 2022 as lower-income countries collectively contributed US$ 162 million to co-finance Gavi-supported vaccines, the highest amount in their 23-year history.

Zambia launches major HPV vaccine campaign

06 Oct 2023

Health workers and vaccine advocates hope boosting vaccine coverage rates will turn the tide on the preventable cancer.

Curbing rotavirus in coastal Kenya

06 Sep 2023

Armed with vaccines, soap, and water, Mombasa is fighting back against the deadly diarrhoeal infection.