Category: Innovation

Helping developing countries protect against pneumococcal disease

How a Training the Trainer program delivers education to fight the deadly illness. Dr. Téné-Alima Essoh, Director, Agence de Médecine Préventive and Caroline Forte, Vaccines Corporate Affairs Lead, Pfizer An innovative Training of Trainers program has empowered more than 44,000 healthcare workers across 24 Gavi-supported countries to administer a novel presentation for a vaccine for pneumococcal...

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Readying the world for maternal RSV vaccine

Bruce Innis, Global Head, Respiratory Infections & Maternal Immunization, PATH Center for Vaccine Access and Immunization, and AMI Strategic Leadership & Sadaf Khan, PATH Senior Program Officer and AMI Maternal & Newborn Health Technical Advisor By getting vaccinated in pregnancy, mothers can safeguard themselves and their infants in the first few vulnerable months of life against certain...

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Inspiring partnerships to save lives

Marie Ange (right) with Bank of Ireland UK’s Sara Holland (centre)  and Jo Thomson (left).

What makes an effective and compelling collaboration between business and global health organisations? This was the key question in last week’s #InspriringPartnerships Twitter chat hosted by Bank of Ireland UK, which featured Marie-Ange Saraka-Yao, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance’s Managing Director of Resource Mobilisation.

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