India Donates To GAVI For First Time, Commits $4 Million To Programs

News outlets report on the GAVI Alliance’s announcement that India will commit $4 million to its vaccination and immunization programs.

The Hindu: India to donate $4 million to GAVI Alliance
“India has committed itself to contributing $4 million over the next four years to GAVI Alliance to immunize children worldwide against life-threatening diseases…” (Kannan, 2/3).

Vaccine News Daily: India commits $4 million to GAVI Alliance vaccine programs
“The GAVI Alliance announced on Thursday that the Government of India contributed $4 million to support child vaccination and immunization programs. The government of India will make its contribution during four years as part of the government’s 12th Five Year Plan…” (Clark, 2/3).

GAVI Alliance: India commits US$4 million to GAVI Alliance vaccine programs
“The GAVI Alliance today welcomed the announcement by the Government of India of its commitment to contribute US$4 million to support the GAVI Alliance in its mission of immunizing children against life-threatening diseases…” (1/30).

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