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Paris, April 3, 2013 The SIVAC Initiative of the Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), in collaboration with the West African Health Organization (WAHO), supported the creation of National Immunization Technical Advisory Groups (NITAGs) in Benin and Senegal in March 2013. The...
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...
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-...
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...
Paris, France, January 25, 2010 – On January 15, the Minister of Health and Hygiene of Côte d’Ivoire, Dr. Rémi Allah Kouadio, presided over a ceremony to mark the launch of a National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) named “Côte d’Ivoire...
Paris, France, January 12, 2009 -- The French agency Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) announced today the appointment of Dr. Kamel Senouci as Program Director for the SIVAC (Supporting Independent Immunization and Vaccine Advisory Committees) Initiative. This program aims at...
Paris, France, July 31, 2008 – The French agency Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP) has received a grant of 10 million dollars from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support the development of National Vaccine Advisory Committees in Africa and Asia. These...