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Fighting for Breath – A Call to Action to Stop Children Dying of Pneumonia

Country briefings

Country Best Practices

Democratic Republic of Congo
Availability of Oxygen and Biomedical Equipment in Health Facilities:  Kinshasa, DRC, Facility Survey Report, PATH, April 2021

Implementation Guide for non-COVID-19 essential services in Ethiopia during Covid-19 pandemic, Ministry of Health, June 2020
Summary Findings of the Inventory Assessment for Biomedical Equipment for COVID-19 Case Management in Ethiopia, July 2020
Accelerating Access and Equity to Oxygen Supply in COVID-19 and Beyond, Ministry of Health, September 2020
Leveraging COVID-19 Equipment Investments for long-term improvements, Experience from Ethiopia, Ministry of Health, October 2020

Technical Review of Oxygen Supply, Ministry of Health, August 2020
Oxygen Availability for COVID-19, Ministry of Health, July 2020

Lao PDR’s Experience Managing COVID-19, Ministry of Health, November 2020

Biomedical Equipment for COVID-19 Case Management: Malawi Facility Survey Report, PATH

Pneumonia Control Strategy (also see blog), Ministry of Health
National Policy on Medical Oxygen in Health Facilities, Ministry of Health
National Strategy for Scale up of Medical Oxygen in Health Facilities, Ministry of Health

Biomedical Equipment Survey, WHO, Pakistan

Biomedical Equipment for COVID-19 Case Management: Senegal Facility Survey Report, PATH, April 2021

Biomedical Equipment for COVID-19 Case Management: Zambia COVID-19 Treatment Facility Survey Report, PATH, May 2021


Pneumonia Visualizer Toolkit can be used to visualize data related to pneumonia incidence, mortality, prevention and treatment. This toolkit includes indicators related to pneumonia incidence, mortality due to pneumonia, WASH, nutrition, immunization, care-seeking and solid cooking fuel usage. Data are available at country-level, and are encouraged to be utilized and disseminated for key stakeholders in-country to drive discussions and decisions around child pneumonia programmes and policies.

Video resources

  • Masimo/United4Oxygen Allianceview video
  • ZMQ/Philips video India – Beloved Munna (प्यारा मुन्ना) (new campaign to educate mothers): view video
  • “la Caixa” foundation + UNICEF: view video
  • McCann Global Health – teaching videoview video
  • HO2PE: Oxygen gives life – campaign resourcesview video
  • Philips India campaign video to educate parentsview video
  • Here’s Why Pneumonia Is Still So Deadly – Videos – Seekerview video

Partner resources

“The Missing Piece” a report on why continued neglect of pneumonia threatens the achievement of health goals

2020 Pneumonia and Diarrhea Progress Report Card, International Vaccine Access Center, John Hopkins University

Save The Children: Fighting for Breath Report for 2018

Financing Pneumonia

Sizing Up Pneumonia Investment, University of Southhampton, 2018
Trends in International Development Assistance to combat Pneumonia, Development Initiatives, September 2020