Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals

Newsroom

29 July 2015

Africa risks large meningitis outbreak

With Africa at risk of a large meningitis outbreak, an acute shortage of meningitis C-containing vaccine threatens to severely limit the world’s ability to minimize the number of people affected. While substantial progress has been made in recent years, much work needs to be done to protect the African meningitis belt and vaccination remains key to prevent outbreaks.

Fact sheets

Fact sheets on vaccines and immunization

Millennium Development Goals

Immunization's contribution to reaching the Millennium Development Goal on child survival

News archive

Immunization newsroom stories featured over the last five years

Immunization highlights

An overview of key achievements by WHO and partners in the area of immunization. Now published annually

Events

Calendar of key immunization events and features on vaccine and report launches, exhibits and advocacy efforts

Communication products

Key resources and other documentation pertinent to our immunization work

Highlights

27 July 2015

Call for consultant - MIC Strategy Fundraising Advisor, Policies & Strategies Group

8 July 2015