Global Vaccination Summit
12 September 2019, Brussels, Belgium
The European Commission and WHO will co-host a Global Vaccination Summit on 12 September 2019 in Brussels, Belgium.
The event takes place under the joint auspices of the European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker and WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. The overall objective is to give high level visibility and political endorsement to the topic of vaccination and issue a statement to endorse and promote the benefits of vaccination as the most successful public health measure that saves millions of lives every year.
It will boost political commitment towards eliminating vaccine preventable diseases and engage political leaders and leaders from science, medicine, industry, philanthropy and civil society.