Immunization,Vaccines and Emergencies


The Immunization,Vaccines and Emergencies (IVE) Cluster provides technical support to the countries of the African Region in order to contribute to the reduction of morbidity, disability and mortality due to vaccine preventable diseases through achieving and sustaining high immunisation coverage, eradicating poliomyelitis, eliminating neonatal tetanus, controlling yellow fever and introducing new vaccines.


Polio Eradication

  • Surveillance
  • Strategy Implementation & Monitoring
  • Polio Certification

Accelerated Immunization Initiatives

Featured publications: 

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Eradicating Polio in the African Region: 2011 Annual ReportImplementing the
Every District
A Guide for District Health Management Teams

Global Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS) 2006-2015