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VPPN Session: Managing Vaccine Supply with Reduced Shelf Life: Impact of COVID -19 on Vaccine Security

04/22/2021

Zoom Webinar

UNICEF’s Vaccine Procurement Practitioners Network (VPPN) are pleased to invite you to a Knowledge Sharing Session on: Managing vaccine supply with reduced shelf life: Impact of COVID -19 on vaccine security The key learning objectives for the session are: To strengthen the understanding of the implications of reduced vaccine shelf life on the whole supply … Continued

Market Intelligence for Action: Preparing for Gavi-Transition Part 3 – Market Intelligence Resources for Product Access and Implementation Strategies

Authors: Jason Zhu (CHAI), Priscilla Rouyer (CHAI), Johanna Fihman (WHO), and Miloud Kaddar (LNCT)

In our previous blog, we discussed where to access resources on product choice and price. In this blog we cover the remaining core area, product access and its role in helping address supply shortages.

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Market Intelligence for Action: Preparing for Gavi-Transition Part 2 – Market Intelligence Resources for Vaccine Product Choice and Price

Authors: Jason Zhu (CHAI), Priscilla Rouyer (CHAI), Johanna Fihman (WHO), and Miloud Kaddar (LNCT)

In our previous blog, we discussed how Gavi transition and the resulting loss of access to Gavi-prices, increased financial burden, and loss of partner support may reduce a country’s ability to effectively procure vaccines. In this blog, we will go into greater detail on how countries can use market intelligence resources,

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Market Intelligence for Action: Preparing for Gavi-Transition Part 1 – Gavi Transition’s Impact on Vaccine Procurement and the Critical Role of Market Intelligence

Authors: Jason Zhu (CHAI), Priscilla Rouyer (CHAI), Johanna Fihman (WHO), and Miloud Kaddar (LNCT)

Gavi-transitioning countries face many challenges in ensuring hard-fought immunization gains are maintained as external financial and technical support is reduced. Vaccine procurement is one area that may be affected by transition – but preparatory strategies do exist. The importance of market intelligence to procurement and Gavi transition may not be obvious because such support is embedded in Gavi and partner technical support and is less visible than co-financing challenges.

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Vaccine Price Transparency is a Step Towards Sustainable Access in Middle Income Countries

This article originally appeared in The BMJ.  In 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) launched the vaccine product, price, and procurement initiative, now referred to as Market Information for Access to Vaccines (MI4A). This initiative aimed to improve vaccine price transparency and therefore support country immunization planning and budgeting, price negotiation, and, ultimately, improve access … Continued

VPPN Vaccine Price Webinar

02/27/2019

Skype

The VPPN invites you join them on Wednesday, February 27th from 9am-10am Copenhagen time (CET) for the Vaccine Price webinar. This is an excellent opportunity to be updated on the latest vaccine prices available to Gavi and non-Gavi countries, discuss vaccine price factors, and exchange knowledge on how countries can obtain fair prices. Presenters & … Continued

Materials from LNCT Webinar, ‘Where to Find Information on Vaccine Product, Price, Procurement, & Markets’ Now Available

The LNCT webinar, ‘Where to Find Information on Vaccine Product, Price, Procurement, & Markets,’ took place on 31 May 2018. The webinar materials were presented by Renia Coghlan, Vaccine Supply | Market Analytics, World Health Organization. If you were not able to attend the webinar or would like to review the materials, you can find … Continued

LNCT Webinar Resources: Where to Find Information on Vaccine Product, Price, Procurement, & Markets

The LNCT webinar, ‘Where to Find Information on Vaccine Product, Price, Procurement, & Markets,’ took place on 31 May 2018. The webinar materials were presented by Renia Coghlan, Vaccine Supply | Market Analytics, World Health Organization. Included here are the presentation materials used for the webinar.

LNCT Overview Slides: English

Session Slides: English | Français | Portugués | русский

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Current Vaccine Pricing for GAVI Transitioning Countries

The World Health Organization has presented a useful fact sheet summarizing information on prices for pentavalent, PCV, Rota, and HPV vaccines in Gavi transitioning countries who procure through UN agencies.

This document has been prepared by the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) of the Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals. It is a working document. This version of the fact sheet is up to date as of November 2017,

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UNICEF Vaccine Procurement Practitioners Network

The Vaccine Procurement Practitioners Network (VPPN), hosted by UNICEF Supply Division, is a network of senior-level practitioners and technical experts from middle-income countries, UNICEF, and partner organizations who exchange knowledge and learn from each other’s experiences online and at face-to-face events. Members of the VPPN gain access to webinars, an online discussion forum, a resource library, and an annual in-person exchange forum.

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