#Vaccines

  • Article: $30 Billion ‘Fake Medication’ Industry Is Killing People Around the World, WHO Says
    Health

    $30 Billion ‘Fake Medication’ Industry Is Killing People Around the World, WHO Says

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 29, 2017

    Counterfeit drugs and poor-quality medications can put entire communities are great risk. Read more

  • Article: Pneumonia Kills More Children Than Any Other Disease but Receives the Least Funding
    AdvocacyHealth

    Pneumonia Kills More Children Than Any Other Disease but Receives the Least Funding

    By Shakira Donovan|Nov. 20, 2017

    Why investing in pneumonia vaccines should be a global health priority. Read more

  • Article: ‘When the British Public See Suffering, They Act,’ Says UK’s New Development Secretary
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    ‘When the British Public See Suffering, They Act,’ Says UK’s New Development Secretary

    By Paul Abernethy|Nov. 15, 2017

    Development secretary Penny Mordaunt has announced her vision for the future. Read more

  • Article: More Than Half of Children’s Deaths Under 5 Are Preventable — Here’s How
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    More Than Half of Children’s Deaths Under 5 Are Preventable — Here’s How

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 13, 2017

    Millions of children under the age of 5 years died last year. Read more

  • Article: Measles Vaccines Have Saved More Than 20 Million Lives Since 2000
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    Measles Vaccines Have Saved More Than 20 Million Lives Since 2000

    By David Brand|Oct. 27, 2017

    The number of people who died from measles dropped last year, but millions still need vaccines. Read more

  • Article: 'Breathe' Offers a New Take on Love In Hollywood — With a Story About Polio
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    'Breathe' Offers a New Take on Love In Hollywood — With a Story About Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 23, 2017

    Global Citizen talked with “Breathe” producer Jonathan Cavendish. Read more

  • Article: 900,000 Rohingya Refugees Set to Be Immunized Against Cholera
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    900,000 Rohingya Refugees Set to Be Immunized Against Cholera

    By Elisabeth Resch  and  Shakira Donovan|Oct. 19, 2017

    How a focus on health & sanitation can prevent the humanitarian crisis from worsening. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand and Korea Have Eradicated Measles and Rubella
    AdvocacyHealth

    New Zealand and Korea Have Eradicated Measles and Rubella

    By Shakira Donovan|Oct. 17, 2017

    This milestone achievement is being heralded as another win for routine immunization! Read more