Pneumonia & Diarrhea Progress Report 2020

International Vaccine Access Center's (IVAC) annual Pneumonia & Diarrhea Progress Report evaluates the progress across 10 high-impact indicators outlined in the Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Pneumonia and Diarrhea (GAPPD) in the 15 countries with the greatest burden of under-five pneumonia and diarrhea deaths. This year’s report also addresses the emerging impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Opportunities for maintaining progress include:

  • Targeting national and subnational disparities;
  • Improving completeness and reliability of data reporting;
  • Addressing prevailing health inequities; and
  • Leveraging proven interventions to strengthen health systems
Published 2020-11-13