Events

Events

Members of the Global Coalition Against Child Pneumonia organize and participate in advocacy events throughout the world. Their efforts help to increase awareness, keep pneumonia on the agenda, and generate action to prevent and treat the illness.

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  • April 24 - April 30

    World Immunization Week

    World Immunization Week 2017 will be held from April 24 through April 30 to raise awareness of the importance and value of vaccines and ultimately reach vulnerable populations with these lifesaving resources....

  • October 15
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Yearly on the same date until October 15, 2026

    Global Handwashing Day

    Use the social media toolkit to increase awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives....

  • November 12 - November 20
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Yearly on the same date until November 20, 2020

    Child Health Week

    Child Health Week, which takes place from November 12-20, consists of four noteworthy global awareness events...

  • October 15, 2018
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Yearly on the same date until October 15, 2026

    Global Handwashing Day

    Use the social media toolkit to increase awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives....

  • November 12, 2018 - November 20, 2018
    |Recurring Event (See all)
    Yearly on the same date until November 20, 2020

    Child Health Week

    Child Health Week, which takes place from November 12-20, consists of four noteworthy global awareness events...

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Campaigns

Tackling pneumonia is central to a number of ongoing campaigns, from fundraisers to national initiatives.

Every Breath Counts

This campaign highlights the need to mobilize resources to reduce pneumonia mortality, with initial focus on sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

UNICEF & Speak Up Africa

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Get a Shot. Give a Shot.

Get a flu shot or any other vaccine at Walgreens and help provide children in need access to lifesaving vaccines against diseases like pneumonia and diarrhea.

Shot@Life & Walgreens

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Breathe Life

Help raise awareness about the health risks of air pollution, which include pneumonia. Air pollution is the single biggest environmental health crisis we face.

WHO

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Pneumonia Fundraiser

Donations will go towards developing programs that protect, prevent, and treat pneumonia in children worldwide; support research and influence policy regarding pneumonia; and save countless young lives.

Save the Children (US)

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United for Oxygen

A first-of-its-kind partnership to support the Government of Ethiopia’’s Medical Oxygen and Pulse Oximetry Scale-Up Road Map to expand access to oxygen for women and children in Ethiopia.

worldwide coalition 

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UHC Day Petition

Sign the petition for the UN and WHO to officially recognize December 12 as International Universal Health Coverage Day. This will cement the annual rallying point for the growing “health for all” movement.

Universal Health Coverage Coalition 

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HO2PE: Oxygen Gives Life

The campaign aims to increase global awareness of oxygen’s important role and call on country decision-makers to prioritize access to achieve universal health coverage and the Sustainable Development Goals.

PATH

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Galleries from Past Events