Fifth GAVI Board Meeting, 21-22 June 2001, London, England
China, India, Indonesia
procedure for proposals for the three large countries pre-assessment
by the Working Group and then reviewed by the Independent Review
Committee before being presented to the Board is acceptable.
that India will need to demonstrate a strong commitment by the
government to strengthen immunization services and introduce new and
under-used vaccines before its proposal could be funded;
in China, efforts to strengthen capacity of national regulatory
authorities will need active monitoring with clear plans and
milestones, in conjunction with the countrys multi-year plan; lack of
progress could result in a discontinuation of funding;
that if Indonesias proposal includes a request to the Fund for a
pre-filled monodose hepB vaccine to increase efficacy of the birth
dose, with Indonesia providing the second and third doses.