World Immunization Week highlights the importance of vaccinations

World Immunisation Week logo, RESULTS Australia

Media Release  Wednesday April 17, 2019 Did you know? There are nearly 20 million un-vaccinated and under-vaccinated children in the world today. The ongoing measles notifications in NSW alone have reached 36 since last Christmas, according to the NSW Department of Health, and the number of cases in Australia since the beginning of 2019 has reached 93 (similar to...

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Eliminating polio is greatest goal…

Polio Vaccination, Photo courtesy of Gavi

Status of polio globally  Wild poliovirus continued to circulate in Afghanistan last year, with 21 people recorded with polio, and 12 people in Pakistan. This is despite the fact that both countries undertook new vaccination campaigns through the National Emergency Action Plan, with a focus on closing any immunity gaps.   ...

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Digital Town Hall – November

November Digital Town Hall At the November Digital Town Hall, we reflected on the highlights from 2018, shared the key campaign moments for 2019 – World TB Day, the Federal Election, RESULTS National Conference, and how you can take part in our campaigns! Watch the recording here: Digital Town Hall...

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World Polio Day 2018: Highlights from our event at Parliament House

Hon Greg Hunt, MP, Minister for Health

One Last Push to end polio, for good. Urge your MP to join the global effort for polio eradication by becoming a One Last Push champion on au.onelastpush.org today! The story so far In 2018, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative marks its 30-year anniversary. In the last 30 years, the...

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Immunisation

Immunisation Coverage

In 2012, an estimated seven million children died before reaching their third birthday. Many of the biggest killers of children are vaccine preventable. RESULTS promotes action to reduce the toll from vaccine-preventable...

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