Press releases

Press Releases

'Vaccine Bonds' to speed up access to life saving vaccines in the poorest countries around the world

28 Jan 2008

Daiwa Securities Group, the International Finance Facility for Immunisation Company, the GAVI Alliance, and the World Bank, announce IFFIm’s expected inaugural issuance of notes under its Global Debt Issuance Programme targeting mainly Japanese retail investors.

First year results: IFFIm provides US$ 1 billion to prevent disease

28 Nov 2007

Children’s rights campaigner Graça Machel and the GAVI Alliance celebrate the results of IFFIm support THIS DOCUMENT IS NOT AN OFFER FOR THE SALE OF SECURITIES. THIS DOCUMENT AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS NOT FOR PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, THE UNITED STATES

Bond investors speed up access to life saving vaccines

31 May 2007

 Backed by six European nations, US$1 billion inaugural bond launch responds to yellow fever threat  

South Africa joins IFFIm

16 Mar 2007

The Republic of South Africa joins the International Finance Facility for Immunisation as its seventh government donor

International Finance Facility for Immunisation issues inaugural bonds

07 Nov 2006

Proceeds will be used to scale up GAVI Alliance, boost vaccine use and improve health systems to save the lives of millions of the poorest children

Spectacular response to IFFIm’s inaugural financing

07 Nov 2006

Today, the International Finance Facility for Immunisation (IFFIm), rated AAA/Aaa/AAA, priced its first ever capital markets financing, a USD 1 billion 5-year benchmark bond.