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Save lives and improve health by increasing access to quality healthcare for the most underserved communities.

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The Final 20%

1 in 5 children can’t access life-saving vaccines in low-income countries due to supply chain and accessibility challenges.

VillageReach is a non-profit global health innovator developing new solutions to critical healthcare challenges in low- and middle-income countries.

Thoughts from the Last Mile

April 28, 2015

Five Lessons For Closing the Immunization Gap

For the last fifteen years, VillageReach has been working to help ensure all children have access to vaccines. I have had the opportunity to spend time in rural health facilities across sub-Saharan Africa, talk with hundreds of healthcare workers, and meet with numerous leaders of health ministries. Through our daily interactions with health workers and government partners, I’ve seen first-hand the challenges to achieving immunization equity, especially as new vaccines are being added to already strained systems.

Following are five important lessons I’ve learned which I believe will help close the immunization gap:

1. Guesswork can…

Innovative Solutions to Healthcare Barriers

In collaboration with public and private sector partners and donors, VillageReach brings a breadth of expertise together to address key  barriers to healthcare in the most rural and hard to reach communities:

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