World leaders and charity organisations met in London on 13 June for the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) conference.

A webcast of the GAVI pledge conference, broadcast earlier on Monday, is available to view in the video box below. (The video starts at the 4.02 minute mark.) 

You can also follow UNICEF's coverage of the event on Twitter, including an interview with UNICEF UK Ambassador Jemima Khan.

Jemima wrote a column about vaccine and immunisation issues for this morning's Independent newspaper. Read the article here, and watch an interview with Jemima on this morning's BBC Breakfast.

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Immunisation in the news

UK Prime Minister David Cameron wrote about his support for the GAVI conference child vaccine issues in this weekend's Observer.

The BBC's medical correspondent Fergus Walsh has reported from Sierra Leone, and also recorded a segment on the call for vaccines in poorer countries.

The British Medical Journal  recorded a podcast with Dr. Marzio Babille, UNICEF representative in Chad, talking about the country's perilously low immunisation rates.

Here on UNICEF UK's site, you can visit our immunisation page