Gavi is an international partnership that supports low-income countries in delivering vaccines to the poorest, most vulnerable children. RESULTS works to ensure that Gavi has the resources it needs to scale up its work, strengthen health systems, and find innovative ways to serve hard-to-reach populations.
The logic is simple enough: a global pandemic needs a global response. But so far, Washington has failed to deliver on its role in the world. First the Administration put a dangerous freeze on funding for the World Health Organization. Now the latest $3 trillion package passed by the House has zero international pandemic funding, and the Senate has put its next bill on hold.
April 2020: As COVID-19 reaches poorer nations, it is the most marginalized who are most at risk. Congress must take action to bolster the response to COVID-19 in partner nations, ensure we do not backslide on progress made on health and education, and help nations address non-health impacts like the near shutdown of education in many partner countries. It’s time to meet with Congress and generate media. (Word Version)
In the 1980s, the world lost a staggering 40,000 children every single day, mostly because of things that could have been prevented or cured. Now for the first time in human history, scientists believe it’s possible to stop these preventable deaths – for good.