Since 1990 under-five child mortality
has fallen by 47%
1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2015
Despite this,
1 in 26 children still die
before reaching the age of five.
Most of these deaths are
preventable
Less than half
The number of people worldwide have access to the health services they need. Although global vaccination coverage is at a historic high of 85%, 20 million infants each year still go without immunization.
60% of children
The proportion of unimmunised children who live in these ten countries: Afghanistan, Angola, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan and South Africa.
Acasus Team
We work with governments to support health system reform.
Ethiopia Pakistan Mozambique Democratic Republic of Congo
Democratic Republic of Congo
Ethiopia
Mozambique
Pakistan
Challenge
Successful interventions in these countries will close the global immunization gap, reducing child mortality.
Expertise
We focus on low-cost interventions with a proven track record, including vaccination, integrated management of childhood disease, treatment protocols for malnutrition and good care around the time of delivery.
Solution
The challenge is implementing and scaling these interventions. Our products are designed to help governments do exactly that
Follow the example

Between 2014 and 2017, Punjab and Pakistan achieved unprecedented gains in immunisation, with coverage increasing by 35 percentage points.

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Between 2014 and 2017, Punjab and Pakistan achieved unprecedented gains in immunisation, with coverage increasing by 35 percentage points.


Best practices for generating demand for health services and vaccination in developing economies
Generating ongoing demand for vaccines and health services in developing countries is complex and difficult. Specific population groups such as nomadic populations, religious communities and people located in remote villages in deserted areas are especially difficult to reach and to convince.
By Alexandre Mpasinas
On 02 November 2021
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The fastest increase in immunization coverage ever recorded
A glimpse into how 4000 smartphones transformed immunization monitoring in Punjab, Pakistan.
By Fenton Whelan
On 06 September 2018
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interviews
Interview with our Project Director, Maria Antonieta Alva Luperdi
By Luca Hajd├║
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11 November 2021
Hi Everyone and welcome to the new episode of the Acasus podcast series! My name is Melinda and I have a special guest today, Toni Alva...
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Delivery
Best practices for delivering health services in challenging environments
By Jonny Barty, Bahman Shahi, Kirobel Begashaw& Ahmed Razzak
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21 September 2021
Some environments present particular challenges for health service delivery, including active conflict, political instability, limited..
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Delivery
The gender gap in COVID-19 vaccination and what to do about it
By Maria Antonieta Alva Luperdi & Jonny Barty
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10 August 2021
Acknowledging the problem and implementing service delivery modalities customized for women are short-term actions governments can take to..
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