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Topic: Advocacy and communications

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New Decade of Vaccines

In December 2010, global health leaders committed to making the next 10 years the Decade of Vaccines - to ensure discovery, development, and delivery of lifesaving vaccines globally, especially to the poorest countries. This special series of …

Author: Horton R, ed.

Publication date: 2011

New Vaccine Post-Introduction Evaluation (PIE) Tool

This post-introduction evaluation (PIE) tool provides a systematic method for evaluating the impact of the introduction of a vaccine on the existing immunization system in a country. The PIE tool is designed for immunization managers in countries …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2010

The Next Decade of Vaccines: Societal and Scientific Challenges

This article, published in The Lancet, aims to provide a deeper understanding of the societal factors that threaten to compromise realization of the public health gains that immunization can achieve in the next decade and beyond. Also discussed are …

Author: Moxon ER, Siegrist CA

Publication date: 2011

Next-Generation Immunization Supply Chains Are Needed to Improve Health Outcomes

This document provides key messages for policy- and decision-makers to explain why next-generation immunization supply chains are needed to fulfill global health goals. They are intended to unite partners and stakeholders in a common language around …

Author: PATH; Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; John Snow, Inc.; VillageReach

Publication date: 2015

NITAG Resource Center

This website provides information, tools, and training materials for National Immunization Technical Advisory Groups (NITAGs) and the international immunization community to improve evidence-based decision-making at the national level. The site …

Author: Agence de Médecine Préventive

One & Only Campaign

This website is focused on a public health campaign that aims to eradicate outbreaks resulting from unsafe injection practices. The site provides information and resources for patients and healthcare providers on safe injection practices, including …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Safe Injection Practices Coalition

One Is Too Many: Ending Child Deaths From Pneumonia and Diarrhoea

This report highlights the current burden of pneumonia and diarrheal disease in children under the age of five and outlines the protective, preventative, and treatment interventions available to fight these diseases. It explains current progress in …

Author: United Nations Children’s Fund

Publication date: 2016

Overcoming Challenges to Sustainable Immunization Financing: Early Experiences From GAVI Graduating Countries

This article, published in Health Policy and Planning, reports on a pilot approach to support the transition of five countries graduating out of financing assistance from Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, in 2012. The pilot showed that the countries were …

Author: Saxenian H, Hecht R, Kaddar M, Schmitt S, Ryckman T, Cornejo S

Publication date: 2015

PATH's Japanese Encephalitis Project: Collaboration and Commitment to Protect Asia's Children

A final report on the focused efforts of PATH and its partners to provide technical support to JE-endemic countries to improve data for decision-making, advance the availability of an improved vaccine, introduce vaccine to immunization systems, and …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2009

Paving Pathways: Brazil’s Implementation of a National Human Papillomavirus Immunization Campaign

This article, published in Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública, examines factors that may influence the long-term success of Brazil’s human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program—sustaining effective outreach, managing a large …

Author: Baker ML, Figueroa-Downing D, De Oliveira Chiang ED, et al.

Publication date: 2015

Pneumonia and Diarrhoea: Tackling the Deadliest Diseases for the World’s Poorest Children

This report focuses on the huge potential to narrow the child survival gap between the richest and the poorest by focusing on pneumonia and diarrhea—the two primary killers of children under the age of five. It includes a review of the current …

Author: United Nations Children's Fund

Publication date: 2012

Policy Paper: At the Midpoint of the Decade of Vaccines

The world is off track to achieve most of the targets defined in the globally agreed upon Global Vaccine Action Plan. The United States government—one of the largest contributors to global immunization efforts—has not yet articulated its …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2015

Policy Reaction to Thimerosal in Vaccines

This study compares the differences in US and European responses to concerns about mercury exposure from thimerisol in vaccines.

Author: Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan Medical Center & Duke University Medical Center

Publication date: 2001

Polio Endgame & Legacy—Implementation, Best Practices, and Lessons Learned

This supplement issue of The Journal of Infectious Diseases contains 50 articles that together cover efforts by global partners to successfully launch polio endgame activities in alignment with the Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan, …

Author: Patel M, Cochi S, eds.

Publication date: 2017

Polio Eradication Advocacy Guide

An excellent, brief guide to advocacy activities, using polio eradication as a case study.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 1999

Polio Vaccination

This web page provides information and resources for health professionals and the public about polio, vaccines against the disease, and eradication initiatives.

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Poliomyelitis: Intensification of the Global Eradication Initiative

This resolution from the Executive Board of the World Health Organization (WHO) calls for a redoubled effort to complete the "end game" of polio eradication. The resolution declares the completion of poliovirus eradication a programmatic emergency …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2012

Primary Cervical Cancer Prevention in Morocco: HPV Vaccine Awareness and Acceptability Among Parents

This study, published in Procedia in Vaccinology, aimed to assess the awareness of human papillomavirus (HPV) and the vaccine, and to identify factors associated with the acceptability of the vaccine among parents in Morocco. The responses revealed …

Author: Mouallif M, Bowyer H, Festali S, et al.

Publication date: 2014

Principles and Considerations for Adding a Vaccine to a National Immunization Programme: From Decision to Implementation and Monitoring

This report reviews the principles and issues to be considered when making decisions about, planning, and implementing the introduction of a vaccine into a national immunization program. It also highlights ways to use the opportunity provided by the …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2014

Progress in Cervical Cancer Prevention: The CCA Report Card

This report assesses global readiness to fight cervical cancer using new approaches and new technologies, especially in regions where the disease is a common killer. It underscores the urgent need for the global community to prioritize cervical …

Author: Cervical Cancer Action

Publication date: 2012

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