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Red Nose Day USA
Description: Watch Gavi staff deliver their own thank you message to Comic Relief for Red Nose Day USA.
  26 May 2017   1m 0 164 0
Different places, different families, same life-saving journey
Description: Life in Mozambique and Norway: the importance of routine immunisation to two families. Learn more: Soundtrack credit: "Easy Lemon" Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
  25 Apr 2017   1m1s 3 285 0
Immunisation in Côte d’Ivoire on the road to recovery
Description: After five years of devastating conflict, Côte d’Ivoire’s immunisation rates are back to their pre-war levels. In this short film, originally played at the December 2016 Gavi Board meeting in Abidjan, Health Minister Dr Raymonde Goudou Coffie, explains her country’s rapid recovery. Learn more:
  08 Dec 2016   3m53s 2 168 0
HPV vaccinations in Liberia 2016
Description: Not every girl goes to school everyday in Liberia, West Africa. So if you want to improve coverage of the HPV vaccination in ten year old girls, sometimes you have to take it to the streets. Find out more:
  18 Oct 2016   1m19s 4 173 0
Rwanda launches world's first national drone delivery service powered by Zipline
Description: A Zipline drone drops blood supplies to a health clinic in Rwanda. These drones, supported by Gavi and the UPS Foundation, will cut the time taken to deliver lifesaving medical supplies from hours to minutes. Credit: Zipline. Learn more:
  07 Nov 2016   12s 1 660 0
Girl Effect and Gavi team up to protect girls from cervical cancer
Description: As the world marks the fourth International Day of the Girl Child, Girl Effect and Gavi today announced a ground-breaking partnership to protect girls from contracting cervical cancer in developing countries. The number of deaths from cervical cancer is on the rise and, without intervention, it is set to overtake maternal mortality in developing countries. Girl Effect and Gavi’s partnership will help address the negative social norms that prevent girls from accessing the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which provides protection against 70% of cervical cancer cases. The aim of the partnership is to ensure that more girls take up the vaccine in parts of the world where they are most at risk. Learn more:
  11 Oct 2016   1m58s 2 366 0
Liberia, two years on: the Ebola epidemic
Description: Liberians remember the impact of the Ebola epidemic. Learn more:
  08 Aug 2016   48s 1 154 0
Liberia, two years on: the Ebola vaccine and contact tracing
Description: Emmanuel Lasanah, supervisor of the outpatient department at Redemption Hospital and the first person vaccinated against Ebola in Liberia, gives a first-person account of being a contact tracer during the epidemic. Find out more:
  08 Aug 2016   2m49s 2 223 0
Liberia, two years on: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf discusses the Ebola outbreak
Description: President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf describes Ebola’s impact on Liberia, and the steps taken to rebuild the country's health system. Find out more:
  08 Aug 2016   3m19s 0 216 0
Making numbers count: fighting pneumonia in Nepal
Description: Clinical research funded by Gavi partners at Patan Hospital in Kathmandu is helping shape Nepal’s immunisation policy against its biggest child killer: pneumonia. This video shows how disease burden and impact studies at Patan have guided the national introduction of Haemophilus influenzae type b and pneumococcal vaccines, which protect children against the two main causes of pneumonia. Learn more:
  29 Jun 2016   3m52s 4 625 0
How parliamentarians must help immunisation efforts in Pakistan
Description: Ms. Rahila Hameed Khan Durrani of the Balochistan Provincial Assembly talks about the critical role of parliamentarians in boosting immunisation coverage in Pakistan. Learn more:
  18 Apr 2016   51s 1 159 0
New cold chain equipment helps vaccine delivery in Pakistan
Description: Dr. Syed Saqlain Ahmad Gilani, national programme manager of the Federal EPI in Pakistan, explaining how new cold chain equipment and storage facilities are boosting efforts to reach every child with vaccines. Learn more:
  13 Apr 2016   39s 3 479 0