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Global Immunization Vision and Strategy

The World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund jointly drafted this strategy for the years 2006–2015. It outlines goals to expand the reach of immunization to every eligible person, sustain existing levels of vaccine …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Global Pandemic Influenza Action Plan to Increase Vaccine Supply: Progress Report 2006 - 2008

This progress report is a follow on to the World Health Organization's (WHO's) Global Pandemic Influenza Action Plan (GAP) released in May 2005 to address the global shortage of influenza vaccines for epidemics and potential pandemics. It summarizes …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2009

Global Post-Eradication IPV Supply and Demand Assessment: Integrated Findings

This report summarizes the findings from a global post-eradication inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) supply and demand assessment conducted from 2007 to 2008. The goal of the study was to inform ongoing IPV discussions and potential policy development …

Author: Oliver Wyman, Inc.

Publication date: 2009

Global Resources for Health Care Waste Management

This document provides information on many of the organizations that are actively engaged in health care waste management throughout the developing world. It provides contact information, their link to health care waste management, and the type of …

Author: John Snow, Inc.

Publication date: 2009

Global Routine Immunization Strategies and Practices (GRISP)

This document, designed to accompany the Global Vaccine Action Plan, outlines specific strategies and activities required to ensure that routine immunization is accessible to all. It describes nine transformative investments to achieve better …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2016

Global Vaccine Action Plan 2011-2020

The Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP)—endorsed by the 194 Member States of the World Health Assembly in May 2012—is a roadmap to prevent millions of deaths by 2020 through more equitable access to vaccines for people in all communities. The GVAP …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2012

Global Vaccine Safety Blueprint

This report outlines a strategic plan to strengthen vaccine safety activities globally. Implemented by the Global Vaccine Safety Initiative, it comprises eight strategic objectives that together will build and support effective vaccine …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2012

A Global Vision for Meningitis by 2030 and an Action Plan to Get There

In May 2017, the Meningitis Research Foundation and the World Health Organization brought together over 50 global experts for a three-day meeting to shape a vision towards defeating meningitis and septicaemia by 2030. This report, building upon the …

Author: Meningitis Research Foundation

Publication date: 2017

Going for Goal: Immunisation and the Case for GAVI

Like the World Cup—with teams from six continents coming together to compete on a level playing field—the GAVI Alliance is also a story about the world coming together: different donors, countries, activists, technical partners, and private …

Author: The ONE Campaign

Publication date: 2014

The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague in History

This book provides an account the influenza pandemic of 1918 that killed at least 40 million people in less than a year. John Barry illustrates not only how this infectious disease spread, but also how it torn at the social fabric of the time …

Author: Barry JM

Publication date: 2004

Green Supply Chains: A Glimpse Into the Future?

This project Optimize evidence brief discusses the rationale for introducing net-zero energy systems into vaccine supply chains and describes the experiences and lessons learned in a demonstration project in Tunisia. Opportunities and challenges are …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Group B Streptococcus Vaccine Development Technology Roadmap

This report provides a strategic framework for group B Streptococcus (GBS) vaccine development. It identifies priority activities in four key categories—research; vaccine development; key capacities; and policy, commercialization, and …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

Guidelines for Implementing a National Procurement Policy to Integrate Safe-Injection Equipment

This report identifies key steps and information relevant to the development and implementation of a national procurement policy on safe-injection equipment, which includes safety devices for immunizations. The intention is to increase patient and …

Author: Making Medical Injections Safer

Publication date: 2010

Guidelines to Assure the Quality, Safety and Efficacy of Recombinant Human Papillomavirus Virus-Like Particle Vaccines

The World Health Organization convened two meetings in Geneva in 2006 where scientific experts, regulatory professionals, and other stakeholders met to develop guidelines for prophylactic human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines. This technical document …

Author: World Health Organization Expert Committee on Biological Standardization

Publication date: 2006

A HealthTech Historical Profile: Vaccine Vial Monitors

A major problem in immunization programs throughout the world has been the challenge of monitoring and managing the temperature of vaccines as they travel through the distribution chain to the destinations where they are used. This report provides …

Author: PATH, US Agency for International Development

Publication date: 2005

A HealthTech Report: Field Evaluation of the Acceptability and Feasibility of Syringe Melters in Indonesia

This report shares findings from a field evaluation of three syringe melters temporarily placed in five health centers in Indonesia, which aimed to assess the field performance of the devices, acceptability by health workers, fit into the existing …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2007

Helping PEPFAR Partners Manage Health Care Waste: Practical Approaches and Lessons Learned From Uganda and Nigeria

This paper describes the process, tools, and strategies used in the Making Medical Injections Safer project to successfully engage the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) implementing partners in Uganda and Nigeria to improve …

Author: PATH, John Snow Inc.

Publication date: 2009

HPV Vaccination in Africa: Lessons Learned From a Pilot Program in Uganda

This report summarizes a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program implemented in Uganda where the HPV vaccine was made available to almost 10,000 girls in select parts of the country. The purpose of the study was to investigate operational …

Author: PATH, Child Health and Development Centre, Uganda National Expanded Program on Immunization

Publication date: 2011

The HPV Vaccination in Japan: Issues and Options

In April 2013, the government of Japan added the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to its list of routine immunizations, yet in June 2013 the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare suspended its recommendation for the vaccination. This …

Author: Wilson R, Paterson P, Larson HJ

Publication date: 2014

HPV Vaccination in Latin America: Lessons Learned From a Pilot Program in Peru

This report summarizes a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program implemented in Peru where HPV vaccine was made available to all girls aged nine years or older in fifth grade in selected parts of the country. The purpose of the study was to …

Author: PATH, Instituto de Investigación Nutricional, Ministerio de Salud de Peru, Estrategia Sanitaria Nacional de Inmunizaciones

Publication date: 2010

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