The Gavi Full Country Evaluations (FCE) are prospective studies covering the period 2013-2016 that aim to understand and quantify the barriers to and drivers of immunization program improvement, with emphasis on the contribution of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance in Bangladesh, Mozambique, Uganda, and Zambia. The evaluation is carried out by a consortium of institutional partners led by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington (UW), in partnership with PATH in the United States; icddr,b in Bangladesh; University of Eduardo Mondlane (UEM), Health Alliance International (HAI), and Manhiça Health Research Centre, Mozambique (CISM) in Mozambique; Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) in Uganda; and the University of Zambia (UNZA) in Zambia. The first annual dissemination report (2013) evaluated the introduction process of pneumococcal vaccine (PCV) in Mozambique, Uganda, and Zambia (available online). The second annual dissemination report (2014) evaluated multiple Gavi support streams in all four countries. This third annual dissemination report complements previous reports by providing key findings and recommendations for the 2015 evaluation period in the four evaluation countries.
Gavi Full Country Evaluations Team. Gavi Full Country Evaluations: 2015 Dissemination Report. Seattle, WA: IHME, 2015.