Conference with GAVI Alliance CEO and CSO
date : 6/3/2011
On June 3rd, 2011, CEO of The Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations (GAVI Alliance) Helen Evans met with Japanese medical CSOs (Civil Society Organizations such as NGOs and NPOs) for a conference hosted by HGPI. The GAVI Alliance works to reduce infant mortality through better access to vaccines and immunizations within developing countries. By connecting key players in governments, citizen groups, and businesses, the organization is able to build groundbreaking mechanisms in developing healthcare systems. Evans spoke of strengthening teamwork with Japanese CSOs, focusing on the future possibilities of cooperation. There will be a meeting on June 13th within the US government sponsored GAVI Alliance in order to further international cooperation.