Burkina Faso: Jhpiego support to Covid-19 vaccination

Background Despite the remarkable achievements of the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) in Burkina Faso, numerous challenges remain, including missed opportunities for vaccination (MOV) which occur when people visit a health facility with at...

The BID Learning Network (BLN)/Gavi Data Quality and Use (DQU) Collaborative convened a meeting between July 24-26, 2019 in Lusaka, Zambia. It was attended by 25 participants, including immunization data managers from Burkina Faso, Cameroon,...

In this webinar, the presenter shared lessons learned from Burkina Faso’s experience in improving the quality of immunization and surveillance data for Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) target diseases. The presentation discussed the...

The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Lessons Learned in Scaling Up: How TDH is Deploying an m-Health Application in 600 Clinics in Burkina Faso.” In 2013, Terre Des Homme (TDH) together with the Ministry of...

BACKGROUND: Burkina Faso was one of the first African nations to introduce pentavalent rotavirus vaccine (RV5, RotaTeq) into its national immunization program in October 2013. We describe the impact and effectiveness of rotavirus vaccine on acute...

Background: In preparation for the introduction of MenAfriVac, a meningococcal group A conjugate vaccine developed for the African meningitis belt, an enhanced meningitis surveillance network was established. We analysed surveillance data on...

Background Despite rapid and tangible progress in vaccine coverage and in premature mortality rates registered in sub-Saharan Africa, inequities to access remain firmly entrenched, large pockets of low vaccination coverage persist, and coverage...

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Webinar: New guidance for managing health care waste produced by your immunisation program

July 30th 2020

Webinar: New guidance for managing health care waste produced by your immunisation program August 20, 2020, 9:00 a.m. EST / 3:00 p.m. CEST (Geneva)

  • Organisation: Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance UNICEF
  • Country: Kenya Canada Burkina Faso
  • Disease: Ebola
  • Vaccine management Waste management
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    "THE BOOK OF VVM: Yesterday-today-and-tomorrow" is now available for free download

    October 21st 2019

    The story of a time and temperature indicator (vaccine vial monitor) that has dramatically changed the course of vaccine management practices as well as shaped the future of cold chain, THE BOOK OF

  • Country: Sierra Leone Nigeria Niger Kazakhstan Indonesia Burkina Faso Albania
  • Disease: Diphtheria Polio
  • Barcode VVM
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    Statistical Training on Vaccination Coverage Surveys - Dakar, Senegal: 24-27 January 2017

    March 10th 2017

    The Global Immunization Newsletter posted this article in February 2017. I share it with you in its entirety. Participants: Persons from Immunization Programmes, Na

  • Country: Senegal Peru Morocco Madagascar Gabon Cameroon Burkina Faso
  • Coverage monitoring
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    We need you! Supply Chain Manager Landscape Assessment - extended until June 19th! - in English and French

    June 15th 2015

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  • Country: Zimbabwe Tonga Sri Lanka Rwanda Nigeria Niger Guinea Burkina Faso Benin Bangladesh Afghanistan
  • Vaccine management HR
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    In Pictures: The traveling exhibit

    May 08th 2013

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  • Country: Zimbabwe Senegal Burkina Faso
  • Disease: HIB
  • Distribution system
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    The first professional degree in health logistics kicks off in Benin

    April 23rd 2013

    The [b][url=http://www.logivac.org]LOGIVAC [/url][/b] project, jointly implemented by the [b][url=www.aamp.org]Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP)[/url] and the [url=www.who.org]World Health Organiz

  • Country: Togo Niger Madagascar Democratic Republic Of The Congo Congo Chad Burundi Burkina Faso Benin
  • HR
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    Africa Public Health.Info launches 2012 Child Survival Scorecard

    June 28th 2012

    On the occasion of the first Global Summit on Child Survival held in Washington DC on 14th and 15th June 2012 and hosted by governments of USA, Ethiopia and India – with the collaboration of UNICEF

  • Country: Uganda Sudan South Sudan Nigeria Niger Mozambique Mauritania Mali Liberia Kenya India Ethiopia Congo Burkina Faso Angola
  • Disease: Malaria
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    International Vaccine Access Center (IVAC) Meeting 2012

    June 21st 2012

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  • Organisation: International Vaccine Access Center (IVAC)
  • Country: Thailand Niger India Congo Chad Burkina Faso Bangladesh
  • Disease: Rotavirus
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    Malaria Vaccine developments

    December 02nd 2011

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  • Country: Mali Italy France Burkina Faso
  • Disease: Malaria
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    Polio monthly situation report (July 2011)

    August 03rd 2011

    Dear Colleagues, The team at the Global Polio Eradication Initiative is currently reviewing its publications and would like your input. We have put together a small survey which should take no more t

  • Country: Tajikistan Somalia Saudi Arabia Pakistan Nigeria Niger Mali Kenya India Gabon Democratic Republic Of The Congo Congo Chad Burkina Faso Angola Afghanistan
  • Disease: Malaria Polio
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