Burkina Faso

  1. In 2010, more than 10 million people in Burkina Faso lined up to receive the first licensed doses of MenAfriVac® and changed the course of meningitis in sub-Saharan Africa.
    Published: June 2018
    Type: Article
  2. Building a vaccine that will eliminate epidemic disease for good
    Published: November 2017
    Type: Article
  3. Vaccine vial monitors are small stickers with a big impact: alerting health workers to heat-damaged vaccines before they are accidentally used.
    Published: November 2017
    Type: Article
  4. From Ethiopia to Senegal, celebrating the stunning success of MenAfriVac, the first vaccine designed specifically for Africa.
    Published: February 2016
    Type: Article
  5. The World Health Organization, PATH, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation answer African leaders’ call for a solution to the deadly meningitis epidemic.
    Published: June 2015
    Type: Article
  6. What's it take to get a vaccine approved for infants in Africa?
    Published: January 2015
    Type: Article
  7. Developing a new vaccine against epidemic meningitis in Africa was a challenge. To stay focused, Dr. Marc LaForce remembered a young man he met in Burkina Faso.
    Published: June 2013
    Type: Article
  8. Africa is finally able to imagine a world without meningitis, thanks to an innovative vaccine.
    Published: June 2013
    Type: Article
  9. It’s one thing for us to tell you immunization is a lifesaver. It’s another to hear Ida Tapsoba talk about its value.
    Published: April 2012
    Type: Article