Shifts in global immunisation goals (1984-2004): unfinished agendas and mixed results.

  title={Shifts in global immunisation goals (1984-2004): unfinished agendas and mixed results.},
  author={Anita Petra Hardon and Stuart Blume},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  volume={60 2},
The turn of the millennium has been marked by a large-scale mobilisation of resources for immunisation programmes in developing countries. The resources have been generated by public and private sector parties collaborating in the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI). GAVI was formed in response to deteriorating immunisation coverage rates occurring in the late 1990s. GAVI is the latest in a line of vaccine initiatives, which have operated over the past 20 years. This article… CONTINUE READING

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