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  View this email in your browserIVAC Webinar Series April 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Register for Webinar Series: World Immunization Week 2022     During World Immunization Week 2022 the International Vaccine Access Center, along with global immunization and indigenous health partners, will ...
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      8 April 2022, Vol. 97, No. 14, pp. 141–156 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 141 Epidemiology of COVID-19 among indigenous people living in the Amazon region of Brazil   149 COVID-19 mortality and vaccine coverage in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China, 6 January–21 March 2022     Download 8 avril 2022, Vo...
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Summary: Since the deployment of the multi-partner country support teams in January 2022, there has been good progress in vaccine absorption and uptake in the African Region. Among countries that reported an increase in vaccine uptake in February and/or March, Mozambique, Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and Ghana recorded the ...
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  Monthly Update !-- March 2022 in Review !--!-- www.immregistries.org !-- In This Issue: Executive Director's UpdateJoin Us at #AIRA2022!Save the Date: AIM Leadership in Action 2022 ConferenceMeasurement and Improvement UpdatesUsing SmartyList (aka Command-Line Interface) for Address Cleansing#AIRA2022 Diamond Supporting MembersInformation Re...
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 The latest polio eradication activities around the world this month in Polio News. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌...
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 Global Polio Eradication Initiative Virtual livestream event: 26 April 2022 ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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    Strengthening Health Systems Through COVID & Beyond In 2021, I felt like I was on a roller coaster. This is how I began the president's letter in our 2021 Annual Impact Report. The ups and downs of the pandemic were relentless, but during this past fiscal year VillageReach continued to adapt while keeping in mind our big pict...
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Save the date! PtD Global Indaba 12-13 October   What: The PtD Global Indaba When: 12 and 13 October, 2022 Where: The Radisson Blu Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia After postponements and pandemics, we have set a date for the PtD Global Indaba: 12 and 13 October, 2022 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Lusaka, Zambia! The main event will take place on Wednesda...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from March 26 - April 4, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation.Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Ma...
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      1 April 2022, Vol. 97, No. 13, pp. 133–140 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 133 10th Meeting of the WHO Expert Working Group of the Global Influenza Surveillance and Response System for Surveillance of Antiviral Susceptibility   136 Notes from the Field: Readiness for use of type 2 novel oral poliovirus vaccine in response to...
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  Hello,   Welcome to spring and the first 2022 edition of SnapShots! SnapShots is AIRA’s quarterly newsletter that highlights the progress, best practices, and accomplishments of IIS. This edition is no exception. We had the pleasure of interviewing Amy Metroka, who recently retired as director of the New York City Citywide Immunization ...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from March 19 - 25, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation. Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Maurit...
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NITAG publications and updates:   COVIFENZ: NACI recommends the Medicago Covifenz COVID-19 vaccine for use as a primary series in people 18 to 64 years of age. This is the first plantbased virus-like particle (VLP) vaccine authorized for use in Canada. Clinical trials show the Medicago Covifenz COVID-19 vaccine has a good safety profile and is...
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    25 March 2022, Vol. 97, No. 12, pp. 109–132 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 109 Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2022–2023 northern hemisphere influenza season   120 Antigenic and genetic characteristics of zoonotic influenza A viruses and development of candidate vaccine viruses for pandemic prepa...
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National TB programs must assess the quality and accessibility of their TB services, identify gaps in coverage, and ensure patients receive the care they deserve. This toolkit, developed by the TB DIAH project and used in several different countries, provides detailed information and step-by-step guidelines on how to conduct Quality of Tuberculosis...
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  View this email in your browserIVAC Webinar Series February 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Register Today for Webinar on Reaching Zero-Dose Children and Supporting Immunization Equity in Humanitarian Contexts     Register Now When: March 28, 2022 14:00-15:00 CET |  8:00-9:00am ED...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from March 12 - 18, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation. Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Maurit...
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  18 March 2022, Vol. 97, No. 11, pp. 97–108 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 97 Progress towards achieving and sustaining maternal and neonatal tetanus elimination – worldwide, 2000–2020     Download 18 mars 2022, Vol. 97, No. 11, pp. 97-108 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 97 Progrès accomplis en vue de parvenir à l’élimin...
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  Watch new videos on the Nigeria vaccination campaigns! ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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  We want to hear from you! As the global leader in human resources for supply chain management, People that Deliver’s goal is to create a competent, supported and adequately-staffed supply chain workforce that is deployed across the public and private sectors within the health system. Through the coalition and larger PtD network, we...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from March 5 - 11, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation. Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Maurita...
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The COVID-19 pandemic has created acute disruptions to public health supply chains, revealing underlying vulnerabilities in the global supply ecosystem and increasing uncertainty in both the supply and demand of life-saving SRH medicines and products. A crisis of this magnitude demands that we understand what worked well, what did not, and how best...
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JSI and inSupply Health have published an article in Global Health Science and Practice (GHSP) exploring the Use of Human-Centered Design to Adapt Supply Chains and Digital Solutions for Community Health Volunteers in Nomadic Communities of Northern Kenya. Unreliable and nonexistent supply chain procedures and processes are one of the primary barri...
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  11 March 2022, Vol. 97, No. 10, pp. 81–96 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 81 Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 10 August 2021   88 Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 15 December 2021     Download 11 mars 2022, Vol. 97, No. 10, pp. 81-96 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 81 Comité consultatif mondial pour la...
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Summary:  The African region is lagging behind in COVID-19 vaccination roll out with only 10.2% of its population fully vaccinated compared to 55.5% globally. Between January and August 2021, the low vaccination coverage was due to insufficient availability of vaccines. Since August 2021, vaccine supply in the African ...
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Break the Bias. JSI improves family planning services, supply chains, and the capacity of local leaders to help women access the health services they need. We are committed to challenging gender inequities and ensuring that women, children, and communities have access to health care regardless of their circumstances. #IWD2022 Original link
 This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from February 26- March 4, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation. Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger,...
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  Monthly Update !-- February 2022 in Review !--!-- www.immregistries.org !-- In This Issue: Executive Director's Update#AIRA2022 National Meeting: Things to KnowAIRA Networking Event at HIMSS22Power BI User Group LaunchedComing Soon: AIRA's IIS Epi Shared ServicesMeasurement and Improvement UpdatesHow is Smarty Helping with Your Data Quality?...
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      4 March 2022, Vol. 97, No. 09, pp. 61–80 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 61 Malaria vaccine: WHO position paper – March 2022   78 Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, January 2022     Download 4 mars 2022, Vol. 97, No. 09, pp. 61-80 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 61 Note de synthèse: position de l’OMS à prop...
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  The latest polio eradication activities around the world this month in Polio News. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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Dear all, Please find below the GNN monthly update for February’ 22:   NITAG publications and updates:   COVID-19 booster Doses: ATAGI (Australia) recommends the use of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine as a booster dose in adolescents aged 16-17 years. The statement is available here. Of note, Pfizer vaccine is the only brand currently registered ...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from February 19- 25, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation.Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Mauri...
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      25 February 2022, Vol. 97, No. 08, pp. 49–60 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 49 Summary report of the twenty-third meeting of the WHO Advisory Committee on Variola Virus Research   55 A WHO Foresight Initiative: Imagining the future of pandemics and epidemics in the next 5 years     Download 25 février 2022, Vol. 9...
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    No images? Click here   February EYE Strategy Newsletter    Annual highlights 2021  We hope you have had a chance to review our 2021 annual highlights published last month. If not, you can read or download them here.      ‘EYE on yellow fever’ podcast – Episode 10 ‘The Road to 2026’   ...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from February 12- 18, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation.Target countries include Angola (PT), Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (EN), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Mauri...
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    18 February 2022, Vol. 97, No. 07, pp. 41–48 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 41 “The hospital of tomorrow’’: a participative, holistic method to innovate health-care facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020–2021   47 Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, January–December 2021   Download 18 février 2022, Vol. 9...
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  View this email in your browserIVAC Webinar Series February 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Register Today for Webinar, "Making COVID-19 vaccines APPEALing: Pilot message testing in India"    Register Now When: Thursday, February 17, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:00am ET Vaccines do not...
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    No images? Click here    Work with us!  EYE Strategy Partnership and Project Officer position within the EYE Secretariat (Grade P4). Apply by 20th February 22.59 Central European Time. The global Eliminate Yellow Fever Epidemics (EYE) Strategy was developed during the second half of 2016 by Gavi, the...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from February 5- 11, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation. Target countries include Angola, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (ENG), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, Mauritani...
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    11 February 2022, Vol. 97, No. 06, pp. 33–40 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 33 Progress in control and elimination of rubella and congenital rubella syndrome worldwide, 2012–2020     Download 11 février 2022, Vol. 97, No. 06, pp. 33-40 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 33 Progrès réalisés pour combattre et éliminer...
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  View this email in your browserVaccine Access Digest February 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Johns Hopkins Launches Free Virtual Course to Train “Ambassadors” to Talk with Parents About COVID Vaccines for Children Vaccination is a key strategy for preventing serious illness and death from COVID-19. Vaccines a...
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  Monthly Update !-- January 2022 in Review !--!-- www.immregistries.org !-- In This Issue: Executive Director's UpdateThe AIRA 2022 National Meeting Call for Abstracts Is Open!Join AIRA at HIMSS22!Consumer Access to IIS and SMART Health Card Solutions: A Landscape AnalysisAn Invitation to Anyone Interested in Power BIUpcoming Data Visualizati...
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#NBHAAD is a day to discuss the effects of HIV on Black communities. JSI endorsed the National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Resolution of 2022, circulated by Representative Barbara Lee, which acknowledges that while progress has been made, Black communities are disproportionately affected by HIV, and efforts to mitigate HIV must address stigma, dis...
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This report seeks to communicate operational recommendations based on social media monitoring from January 29- February 4, as well as relevant information on current mis/disinformation. Target countries include Angola, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa (ENG), Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea, Ivory Coast, Niger, Mali, M...
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      4 February 2022, Vol. 97, No. 05, pp. 25–32 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 25 Development of the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region’s travel measures platform during the COVID-19 pandemic: a novel regional approach and interface in implementing the International Health Regulations (2005) and exchanging information in real time &nb...
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  Summary of the EYE Strategy's achievements in 2021 ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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  View this email in your browserIVAC Webinar Series February 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Register Today for Webinar, "Making COVID-19 vaccines APPEALing: Pilot message testing in India"     Register Now When: Thursday, February 17, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:00am ET Vaccines ...
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  The latest polio eradication activities around the world this month in Polio News. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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    28 January 2022, Vol. 97, No. 04, pp. 17–24 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 17 Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 17 September 2021     Download 28 janvier 2022, Vol. 97, No. 04, pp. 17-24 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 17 Comité consultatif mondial pour la sécurité des vaccins, 17 septembre 2021  ...
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  News from PATH on vaccine development   January 2022  |  View Online  |  Subscribe                 In this issue PATH assists Chinese COVID-19 vaccine suppliers to address pandemic needs Developing the next generation of malaria vacc...
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