Press Releases

Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) Organizes Fifth Annual Meeting of Africhol Consortium

​Lomé, Togo - June 2015 The African Cholera Surveillance Network – Africhol – aims to improve cholera prevention and control in Africa. The network, which takes the form of a consortium, meets annually in one of the member countries to discuss the lessons learned during the...

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L’AMP, l’Unicef et l’ANV-SSP organisent un atelier pour élaborer la méthodologie de mise en œuvre du système logistique optimisé au Bénin

Ouidah, Bénin – 27 au 29 mai - L’Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), le Fonds des Nations unies pour l'enfance (Unicef) et l’Agence nationale de la Vaccination et des Soins de Santé Primaires (ANV-SSP) se réunissent à l’Institut...

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L’Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) Calls for Health Systems Strengthening to Improve Immunization Equity

Paris - April 2014 – Closing the immunization gap is the theme of World Immunization Week, from 24 to 30 April 2015. One in five children worldwide (21.5 million children in 2013) does not receive the full range of routine vaccines doses, even though immunization is widely recognized as one...

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Togo Ministry of Health and Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) Organize Pneumococcal Pneumonia Immunization Campaign

​Togo - February 2015 - A free catch-up immunization campaign against pneumococcal disease is being organized from February 23 to March 1, 2015 for children aged 9 to 59 months in the Tône and Cinkassé districts of Togo. With more than 90 different strains from the same bacterium...

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Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), with Technical Support of VillageReach, Launches Système Informatisé d’Information de la Gestion Logistique (SIIGL)

Open Source Information System Increases Benin’s Vaccine Supply Chain Efficiency   Cotonou, Benin – February 2015 - L’Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) and the NGO VillageReach are working together to implement a new computerized logistics...

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Agence de Médecine Préventive Wins the 2014 Gates Vaccine Innovation Award for Improving Immunization Programs in Africa

PARIS (October 14, 2014) – The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced that Agence de MédecinePréventive (AMP) has received the third annual Gates Vaccine Innovation Award in recognition of EPIVAC®, an on-the-job training program for district medical officersto...

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AMP/Africhol and Ivorian Partners Hold Ceremony Following an Anthropological Study on Cholera Perceptions

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, October 3, 2014 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Hygiene (INHP), the Pasteur Institute in Côte d’Ivoire (IPCI), and local authorities, is organizing a ceremony in the...

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Le Togo a lancé son Observatoire des Ressources Humaines en Santé (OBRHS)

Créé par l’arrêté N°2014-033/PMRT du 4 juin 2014, l’Observatoire des Ressources Humaines en Santé du Togo (OBRHS) a été officiellement lancéle 17 juin 2014 à Lomé par son Excellence le Premier ministre,...

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Le Togo a lancé son Observatoire des Ressources Humaines en Santé (OBRHS

Créé par l’arrêté N°2014-033/PMRT du 4 juin 2014, l’Observatoire des Ressources Humaines en Santé du Togo (OBRHS) a été officiellement lancéle 17 juin 2014 à Lomé par son Excellence le Premier ministre,...

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PSC, Hopkins Computer Model Helps Benin Vaccinate More Kids at Lower Cost

(Joint press release from AMP, IVAC, Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Engineering, Vaccine) The HERMES Logistics Modeling Team, consisting of researchers from Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC), the University of Pittsburgh School of Engineering and the Johns...

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