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Topic: Introduction and service delivery

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Getting Started With Vaccine Vial Monitors: Questions and Answers on Field Operations

This excellent, comprehensive training manual addresses and answers important questions about using vaccine vial monitors in the field.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2002

Giving Immunizations

This handout provides basic information about giving immunizations, and lists resources and organizations relevant to this topic.

Author: Optimize (PATH, World Health Organization)

Publication date: 2013

Giving Safe Injections: Using Auto-Disable Syringes for Immunization

This excellent, 112-page manual is a training curriculum for health care workers who provide injections. It includes information on the health impact of unsafe injections, selecting safe and effective vaccines, reconsituting vaccines safely, reading …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2001

Global Action Plan for Prevention and Control of Pneumonia

This document outlines a global action plan to support countries in controlling pneumonia, providing a framework for action around which partners can coordinate their efforts. The document summarizes the global situation with respect to pneumonia, …

Author: World Health Organization, United Nations Children's Fund

Publication date: 2009

Global Estimates of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Coverage by Region and Income Level: A Pooled Analysis

This article, published in The Lancet Global Health, reports on a study that aimed to quantify worldwide cumulative coverage of publicly funded human papillomavirus (HPV) immunization programs and the potential impact on future cervical cancer cases …

Author: Bruni L, Diaz M, Barrionuevo-Rosas L, et al.

Publication date: 2016

Global Health eLearning Center

This learning resource offers an array of online courses that learners from many disciplines and positions can use to expand their knowledge in key public health areas and access important up-to-date technical information, including information on …

Author: US Agency for International Development and the INFO Project

Publication date: 2008

Global Immunization Newsletters (GIN)

A monthly newsletter that contains updates on immunization technologies and the introduction of new vaccines, as well as information on country-specific immunization activities.

Author: World Health Organization

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 Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS): A Mid-term Analysis of Progress in 50 Countries

Over 70 countries developed comprehensive Multi-Year Plans (cMYPs) for implementing the Global Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS) for the period 2006 to 2015. This paper, published in Health Policy and Planning, describes the outcomes of a …

Author: Kamara L, Lydon P, Bilous J, et al.

Publication date: 2013

Global Manual on Surveillance of Adverse Events Following Immunization

Monitoring of adverse events following immunization (AEFI) is an essential strategy for ensuring the safety of vaccines. This manual provides guidance on improving the quality and efficiency of AEFI surveillance activities for managers of …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2014

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 Polio Eradication Initiative IMB Meeting Reports

This web page provides links to quarterly reports by the Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, which provides an assessment on progress in the detection and interruption of polio transmission worldwide. They …

Author: Independent Monitoring Board of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative

Global Progress in HPV Vaccination

This web page illustrates global progress in human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination with a map that shows current HPV vaccination programs. It also contains a link to a short slide show that compares HPV vaccination in 2010 and 2015.

Author: Cervical Cancer Action

Publication date: 2015

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

Guidelines for Implementing Supportive Supervision

These guidelines define supportive supervision, how it can be incorporated into immunization programs, major steps in implementing supportive supervision, country-specific examples, and tools for implementing supportive supervision.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2003

Guidelines for National Strategies for the Safe and Appropriate Use of Injections

This two-page document summarizes key elements to assist in the development of a national strategy for ensuring safe and appropriate use of injections.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2000

Health Systems and Immunization Financing for Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Introduction in Low-Resource Settings

This article, published in Vaccine, reports on a study that assessed health systems and immunization financing in order to offer recommendations for appropriate and effective strategies for human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine delivery in low-resource …

Author: Biellik R, Levin C, Mugisha E, et al.

Publication date: 2009

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