Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues…

Senior Officials From 17 Countries Gather At Sabin Vaccine Institute Meeting To Discuss National Programs

“The Sabin Vaccine Institute’s Sustainable Immunization Financing (SIF) Program [on Monday] assembled senior officials from 17 countries to share their successes in increasing government budget allocations for national immunization programs,” a press release from the institute reports. “During the two-day colloquium, delegates [participated] in an open exchange of strategies and best practices that have helped their countries increase commitments to fund national immunization programs,” the press release states, adding, “In panel sessions, delegates [presented] their legislative activities, conduct[ed] peer assessments and discuss[ed] innovations in financing, budgeting and advocacy” and also to “prepare[d] short-term, country specific advocacy plans designed to make progress on sustainable immunization financing by 2016” (8/5).

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Headquarters: 2400 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 | Phone 650-854-9400
Washington Offices and Barbara Jordan Conference Center: 1330 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 | Phone 202-347-5270 | Email Alerts: | |

Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Menlo Park, California.