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The SIVAC Initiative Supports Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan to Set Up National Immunization Technical Advisory Groups (NITAGs)

PARIS, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The SIVAC (Supporting Independent Immunization and Vaccine Advisory Committees) Initiative recently supported the establishment of National Immunization Technical Advisory Groups (NITAGs) in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Established in 2009, SIVAC is implemented by...

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The SIVAC Initiative Supports Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan to Set Up National Immunization Technical Advisory Groups (NITAGs)

Paris, May 16, 2012 – The SIVAC (Supporting Independent Immunization and Vaccine Advisory Committees) Initiative recently supported the establishment of National Immunization Technical Advisory Groups (NITAGs) in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Established in 2009, SIVAC is implemented by the...

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AMP and WHO Receive Grant to Strengthen Health Logistics in Sub-Saharan Africa

Paris, France & Geneva, Switzerland, July 21, 2011 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have received two grants totaling US$6 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to provide technical support to increase the...

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AMP's SIVAC Initiative Supports Mozambique to Set Up its National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG)

Paris, France, January 19, 2011 – The inaugural meeting of Mozambique's Committee of Experts on Immunization (Comite de Peritos para a Imunizacao, CoPI) was held in Maputo on January 7, 2011. The CoPI is the second National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) in a sub-...

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AMP's SIVAC Initiative Supports Mozambique to Set Up its National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG)

Paris, France, January 19, 2011 – The inaugural meeting of Mozambique's Committee of Experts on Immunization (Comite de Peritos para a Imunizacao, CoPI) was held in Maputo on January 7, 2011. The CoPI is the second National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) in a sub-...

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AMP's SIVAC Initiative Supports the Creation of a Mongolian National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG)

Paris, France, January 4, 2011 -- The inaugural meeting of the Mongolian National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) was held at the Ministry of Health in Ulaanbaatar on December 6, 2010. The NITAG is the first of its kind in Mongolia and was established based on recommendations from the...

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AMP’s SIVAC Initiative Supports the Creation of a Mongolian National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG)

Paris, France, January 4, 2011 -- The inaugural meeting of the Mongolian National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) was held at the Ministry of Health in Ulaanbaatar on December 6, 2010. The NITAG is the first of its kind in Mongolia and was established based on recommendations from the...

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AMP Supports Meningitis Vaccine Introduction in Sub-Saharan Africa

Paris, France, December 6, 2010 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) applauds the roll out of MenAfriVac™ vaccine in Burkina Faso, Mali, and Niger. The vaccine, which promises to offer long-term protection against life-threatening meningococcal meningitis, has been...

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AMP and Côte d’Ivoire Strengthen Their Collaboration With the Launch of a Mobile Laboratory

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, October 13, 2010 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), the National Institute of Public Hygiene (INHP), and the Institut Pasteur in Côte d’Ivoire (IPCI) announced today the launch of a mobile microbiology laboratory (LaboMobil...

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AfriFlu Conference Brings Together International Specialists on Influenza in Africa

Marrakech, Morocco, June 2, 2010 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) convened key African and international influenza experts this week (June 1-2, 2010) for the first edition of “AfriFlu,” an international conference on influenza in Africa. The recent threat of...

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