Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals

Release of the Global Vaccine Action Plan review and lessons learned report

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The vision of the Decade of Vaccines (2011–2020) is a world in which all individuals and communities enjoy lives free from vaccine-preventable diseases

GVAP was developed to help realize the vision of the Decade of Vaccines, that all individuals and communities enjoy lives free from vaccine preventable diseases.

As the decade is drawing to a close, the SAGE Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP) 2011-2020 review and lessons learned report, provides an overall assessment of plan’s successes and challenges. It also proposes 15 recommendations for the development, content and implementation of the next decade’s global immunization strategy.

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Coverage

86%86% of infants worldwide vaccinated with 3 doses of DTP vaccine in 2018

News release

Vaccination

19.4 milliondid not receive routine life-saving vaccinations in 2018

Immunization coverage data
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NITAGs

114countries have access to a functional NITAG (National Immunization Technical Advisory Group) in 2018

NITAG resource center

Global Vaccine Action Plan reports

GVAP 2011-2020 review and lessons learned report

This report has been prepared for the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization (SAGE) by the SAGE Decade of Vaccines

SAGE assessment reports

Annual assessments by the Strategy Group of Experts on Immunization on the progress towards GVAP targets.
(2018: 36 pages)

GVAP secretariat reports

Annual reports with detailed analysis on the trends for all GVAP indicators. Also includes regional progress reports (annex) and independent submissions.

World Health Assembly and Executive Board Reports

Annual progress reports by the Secretariat to WHO governing bodies and WHA resolutions related to GVAP.

Global and Regional Vaccine Action Plans

Last updated: 19 November 2019