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The WHO Department of Immunization Vaccines and Biologicals (IVB) is pleased to announce the upcoming second webinar series on Why Gender Matters for Immunization: IA2030.  The Immunization Agenda 2030 e...
Dear Colleagues,    Greetings from UNICEF EAPRO The UNICEF East Asia Pacific Regional Office, with support from TechNet-21, gladly invites you to join and learn how to use geospatial data and technologies to strengthen health systems by geo-enabling health information...

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We are happy to share that ThinkWell just published an updated version of the Immunization Delivery Cost Catalogue, or IDCC, the most comprehensive, current, and standardized database on the cost of delivering vaccines in low- and middle-income countries.  First developed in 2017 by ThinkWell u...
In the last 50 years alone, vaccines have saved 154 million lives. That’s 6 people every minute, for five decades. But there are still millions of children who receive zero doses of vaccines - 1 in 3 of these children currently live in middle-income countries. What should be done to ensure these chi...
The Immunization Economics Community of Practice management team are excited to announce the launch of the new website. With this refresh, it is easier for users to find resources and navigate the website. You can now find a resource library in which every immunization economics resource ever publis...
The Zero-Dose Learning Hub (ZDLH) is excited to announce a two-part webinar series on strategies for reaching zero-dose (ZD) children. This series will build off of the April 2024 ZDLH webinar on innovative strategies to identify ZD children.  Vaccinating Every Child: Promising Strategies for ...
In July 2023, MOMENTUM's ME/IL Working Group facilitated a conversation about the challenges and lessons learned from applying effective coverage to monitor quality service delivery and use data for service improvements. In this subsequent webinar, Dr. Shogo will share progress made on the World Hea...
Dear TechNet community,  TechNet is pleased to announce the introduction of 'Verified’ badges for members who wish to confirm the authenticity of their presence on the platform.  Eligibility criteria for Verified badge  To receive a Verified badge, TechNet members have to request i...
The WHO Technical Advisory Group on Market Access for Vaccines (TAG MVAC) supports WHO’s work related to global vaccine market topics including delivering recommendations on our global market studies under the Market Information for Access (MI4A) work. WHO is seeking for experienced and highly qual...
The HISP Centre at University of Oslo invites you to join us for this quarter’s Gavi-supported DHIS2 for Immunization webinar, which focuses on leveraging DHIS2 for new and emerging vaccine deliveries. As of October 2023, WHO recommends the programmatic use of malaria vaccines for the prevention of ...
Dear all, I was recently made aware that WHO produced a documentary film on the achievement of Ghana in establishing "the first developing country vaccine cold chain, a model then reproduced by all countries in the World" (as described by Michel Zaffran in his recent forum post on John Lloyd). The f...
As the World is about to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Expanded Programme on Immunization, we must  remember and pay tribute to one of its most important actors, our mentor and friend, John Seton Lloyd, who just passed away. John  was the architect of the vaccine cold chain. ...
Dear Colleagues This is to inform you that the, WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) call for application is currently open, the deadline for submitting the application is 8 May 2024. WHO is seeking for experienced and highly qualified experts to serve as members of the S...
In a significant milestone marking half a century of the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI), UNICEF has unveiled a comprehensive report highlighting the programme's evolution, achievements, and ongoing challenges. The report, titled UNICEF’s Contribution to Immunization Supply Chain in the Fir...
INFUSE 2024 call for innovations Gavi is proud to announce that INFUSE 2024 is actively seeking innovative solutions uniquely positioned to enhance health systems, enabling them to effectively manage resilient and climate-adaptive responses to climate threats.  *** Gavi, the Vaccine Alli...
The Zero-Dose Learning Hub is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, April 16. The webinar will feature immunization leaders from four Country Learning Hubs (CLHs) in Bangladesh, Mali, Nigeria, and Uganda who will share their experiences using innovative methods to identify and reach ZD children and missed c...
Hello,   I am the Child & Adolescent Immunizations Program Manager for Public Health - Seattle & King County in Seattle, WA, USA. Our program recieved funding through our state Department of Health to increase rates of immunization for the most impacted communities. One need we have h...
Parsyl and Berlinger partner to strenghten cold chain monitoring in LMIC. This is done by ensuring validated compatibility between the data generated by Berlinger's Fridge-tags and Q-tags on one hand, and the supply chain insurance solutions of Parsyl on the other hand. Your temperature data can ...
You’re invited to a webinar hosted by the Gavi Zero-Dose Learning Hub (ZDLH) on Tuesday, April 16 at 8 am ET/ 1 pm WAT/  2 pm CET and EAT. The webinar, Country Learning Hub Spotlights: Reflections on Identifying and Reaching Zero-Dose Children, will feature immunization leaders from four Countr...
Hi colleagues, I am looking to copile a photo album of cold chain equipment in use from the launch of EPI in 1974 until the the birth of WHO PQS in 2007. If you have any good examples of early vaccine refrigerators and freezers (or domestics), cold boxes, vaccine carriers, and temperature monitoring...
In 2020, WHO and UNICEF issued a joint statement encouraging greater health commodity supply chain integration for temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals where appropriate. The joint-statement reiterates the value of safe, feasible and cost-effective integration of temperature-sensitive health produc...
CHAI is pleased to share learnings from its experience working on last-mile distribution in Kenya, Lao PDR and Uganda between 2019 and 2022. See this post here. The document aims to share insights on the key gaps impacting last mile distribution, why they persist and the learnings based on the...
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