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Dose per Container Partnership (DPCP) The issue: Multi-dose containers are used to offer lower prices, higher supply volumes, and minimize cold chain storage and distribution requirements. As new, more expensive, vaccines are introduced in multi-dose presentations, maximizing the use of every dose in a container increases in importance. HCWs need to be more strategic about when to open a containe...
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Dear Collegues,       Please note following two vacancies for announcement in Technet.   http://reliefweb.int/job/1491381/immunization-specialist-coverage-and-equity http://reliefweb.int/job/1491401/immunization-specialist-ccvlm   With regards, Raveesha ------------------------------- Dr.Raveesha R Mugali Immunization Specialist United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) UNOCA Com...
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Dear Colleagues, Thank you to those who have already filled in the survey. We have extended the deadline to allow for more respondents. Can you contribute? Around the world a variety of professionals are involved in 'health supply chains' (the supply chain responsible for moving medicines and medical equipment from manufacture to the patient). In some countries these are professional logistics...
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Today is Innovation Day during World Immunization Week, and there are a lot of innovative ideas out there to reach every child. But innovation doesn’t always require radical new ideas. Sometimes it simply means challenging traditional approaches based on current information. For immunization supply chains, that means changing over 40 years of custom to embrace state-of-the-art commercial best prac...
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From 17 April to 1 May, the globally synchronised switch from trivalent oral polio vaccine (tOPV) to bivalent oral polio vaccine (bOPV) is taking place in 155 countries and territories. This will be followed by an intensive monitoring and validation phase through to 18 May. To follow progress as countries stop use of tOPV and complete their national validation reporting requirements, a live web s...
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The theme “Close the immunization gap” continues in this year’s World Immunization Week campaign with the slogan "Immunization for all throughout life". The campaign – takes place from 24 to 30 April – aims to remind us that vaccination needs to continue throughout a person’s life. WHO developed a campaign toolkit for partners and members of the global immunization community to help...
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