Measles and Rubella Initiative

Measles and Rubella Initiative Verified

Our Causes
Children
Diseases & Disease Research

About Nonprofit

The Measles & Rubella Initiative is a global partnership to lead and coordinate efforts to achieve a world without measles and rubella. The M&RI aims to reach the measles and rubella elimination goals of the Global Vaccine Action Plan by supporting countries to raise coverage of measles, rubella and other vaccines; fund, plan, implement and monitor quality supplementary campaigns; investigate outbreaks and provide technical and financial support for effective outbreak response, propose and participate in solutions to strengthen immunization delivery; and support a global laboratory network for measles and rubella.

Mission Statement

To save children's lives and protect people's health by increasing equitable use of vaccines.

Impact Area

  • Impact Area Global

Organization Info

  • Headquarters: Headquarters: United States, Washington D.C.
  • Founded: Founded: 2001

Credentials

Impact Area Nonprofit verified credentials:
A global partnership between the American Red Cross, The Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), The World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations (UN), and Unicef.