June 2

IPD, Mastercard Foundation Commit $45 Million to Expand Vaccine Manufacturing in Africa

The Institut Pasteur de Dakar (IPD) and the Mastercard Foundation have announced a $45 million partnership aimed at expanding vaccine manufacturing in Africa.

IPD is a Senegalese not-for-profit foundation and a biomedical research centre advancing equitable access to health in Africa while the Mastercard Foundation is a Canadian organisation focusing on education and financial inclusion.

Photo courtesy of Army Medicine.

Source: The Cable (link opens in a new window)

Health Care
corporations, employment, manufacturing, vaccines