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The aim of this section is to provide cross-cutting narratives to create a more holistic understanding of how broader value of vaccines evidence may support a topic of interest. These narratives look at how a particular topic – such as a specific disease, a health system issue, or a concept relevant to immunization activities – is presented throughout VoICE. Here, we’re able to follow a topic through different sectors and with different perspectives, to outline its linkages to vaccination and broader development ideas. We will often publish these features in preparation for upcoming advocacy events or campaigns.

 

Looking beyond mortality to grasp pneumonia’s full impact

The devastating health effects of pneumonia are widely known. Just this year, pneumonia became the top cause of death in the world.  Yet, in order to fully grasp the impact of pneumonia, we must look at its indirect – and often...