The Global Vaccine Safety Initiative (GVSI)

The Global Vaccine Safety Initiative (GVSI) is a global collaborative effort to ensure that everyone everywhere can be protected from serious infectious diseases with minimal untoward effects from the best available vaccines. This website provides a wide range of information about vaccine safety in general and the GVSI in particular. It includes: information on established untoward effects of vaccines and estimates of their rates of occurrence; advice from an expert advisory group on vaccine safety issues of global importance; links to tools and methods for enhancing local capacity in vaccine safety; and up-to-date information on the management of the GVSI.

Author: World Health Organization

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Resource types: Website

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Advocacy and communications, Organizations and coalitions, Vaccine safety and performance

Regions: Global