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  1. Vaccines: The Price of Protecting a Child from Killer Diseases

    Language English Issue Brief Vaccinating with new vaccines should save many more lives, but high ... new vaccines to the national immunization program is like taking out multiple ... because they are protected against killer diseases through vaccination. Vaccinating with new vaccines ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Dec 3 2012 - 10:24pm

  2. Easier-to-Use Vaccines Are Needed for Hard-to-Reach Children

    vaccines are simplified so that they’re better adapted to real-life conditions, we will never get on top ... effective immunization programs."—Florence Fermon, MSF Vaccines Adviser Immunization is one of the most ... this basic protection from disease. Why? It’s because existing vaccines are hard to use in the places where ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Dec 3 2012 - 8:08pm

  3. Vaccines: Ensuring Sustainable Supplies

    vaccinations. Report Download Report [975 KB] Over the last few years, new vaccines to fight an increased range ... protection against childhood killer diseases. But current vaccine supply and procurement practices ... are limiting countries’ ability to get the vaccines they want and need for their children. This is leading ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Dec 3 2012 - 11:03pm

  4. "Decade of Vaccines" Blueprint Ignores High Prices, Lacks Ambition on Better-Adapted Vaccines to Help Reach More Children

    community’s vaccines response for the next decade Sierra Leone 2012 © Lynsey Addario/VII Mothers await ... vaccinations for their children at the Bumpe Government Clinic in Bo District. Geneva/New York, January 24, ... the opportunity to improve serious shortcomings in the document that will drive the global community’s vaccines ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Jan 24 2013 - 7:13am

  5. Feasibility of Mass Vaccination Campaign with Oral Cholera Vaccines in Response to an Outbreak in Guinea

    Country / Region:  Guinea Issues:  Cholera Vaccination Campaign Quote:  Contact:  Source:  09.19.2013 ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Sep 19 2013 - 12:43am

  6. Vaccinating Children Beyond the "Cold Chain:" Extending the Heat Stability of Vaccines

    vaccinations in 2012, and an estimated 1.5 million children aged under five die every year from ... vaccine-preventable diseases. Shipping and storing vaccines in a “cold chain” in the tropical heat of many ... resource-limited countries—whereby the vaccine is kept at temperatures between 2°C to 8°C from the point ...

    Elias Primoff - Apr 22 2014 - 4:06pm

  7. Global Vaccines Community Must Bring Price of New Vaccines Down

    of vaccines with qualifying countries. Participants include governments of developing and donor countries, ... the World Health Organization, UNICEF, the World Bank, the vaccine industry, research and technical ... 23, 2013 —On the eve of the high-level Global Vaccines Summit hosted by Ban Ki-Moon, Bill Gates, ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Apr 18 2013 - 10:30pm

  8. DRC: Innovative Vaccination Strategies to Respond to the Measles Epidemic

    and develop new vaccination approaches. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) nurse Tessy ... in a measles vaccination campaign that is part of a new project aiming to respond to the epidemic that has been ... mortality and develop new vaccination approaches that can be imitated by the Ministry of Health in order ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Feb 5 2014 - 9:25am

  9. Vaccinating Against Measles in Chad: Battered Trucks and Donkey Tracks

    Following an outbreak in eastern Chad, MSF is currently vaccinating children between six months ... and 15 years against measles. As a nurse, Lenny Krommenhoek was part of this vaccination team for five ... Frontières (MSF) is currently vaccinating children between 6 months and 15 years old. In collaboration ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Apr 1 2009 - 9:58pm

  10. West Africa: MSF Targets 8 Million People in Meningitis Vaccination Campaign

    MSF carries out its largest vaccination campaign in history Niger 2009 © Claude Mahoudeau/MSF ... A woman receives a meningitis vaccination by MSF staff in Hayania, in Zinder region. MSF Meningitis ... Vaccination Campaign 210 MSF international staff in Nigeria and Niger 8 million doses of meningitis vaccine ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Apr 17 2009 - 6:15am