Due Date: February 18, 2019

There are 8 jobs open on the Gavi Civil Society Organisation (CSO) Constituency Steering Committee2019 Are you excited to reinforce the voice of civil society in the Gavi Alliance? Do you want vaccines, health systems, equity, main healthcare and social justice? Do you have an understanding of neighborhood representation in worldwide health? Are you part of a CSO network of activists? Then send out in your election to end up being a Steering Committee member!

Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, supports a robust Civil Society Constituency to encourage Gavi on its policies and practices, its assistance the application of Gavi’s activities and make sure that the views of civil society are heard and engaged throughout the Alliance’s company. The Gavi CSO Constituency has an 18- member Steering Committee (SC).

Functions and Obligations

Agents serving on the Gavi CSO Steering Committee are asked to:

  • Represent their Company and share its views and your own views with the Steering Committee
  • Actively take part in Immunisation Coordination Committee, and other nationwide and subnational coordination committees as relevant in your context
  • Keep their company notified about Gavi and the CSO Constituency and the Steering Committee
  • Deal With other CSOs and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) to share Gavi and Immunization-related details; take part in essential Gavi-related country-level conversations; seek advice from other CSOs and NGOs in your nation on essential problems associated with immunisation, represent their views throughout SC conferences and keep them notified of results and next actions.
  • Where suitable, satisfy and share details with coworkers in pertinent Federal government ministries, consisting of the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Advancement, and so on. Within the Ministry of Health, or its comparable, focus would be on communicating with the Expanded Program on Immunisation (EPI) and Health Conditioning Systems (HSS) groups. Share pertinent details emerging from these conferences with the Steering Committee and Gavi, when suitable.
  • If suitable, satisfy and share details with WHO and UNICEF agents in nation, along with with other essential stars in immunization and HSS; gather and share country-level details with the Steering Committee and Gavi, when suitable.


Prospective Advantages of Taking Part In the Civil Society Constituency

  • The chance to represent the wider constituency of CSOs and collectively supporter that everyone be reached with vaccination and fundamental health services, anywhere they are and no matter their origin, gender, age and social status, protecting the concept of leaving nobody behind.
  • The chance to go to and add to our worldwide, local and in nation activities and occasions associated with immunisation and health systems reinforcing
  • Capability to share details on your deal with an international group likewise active in immunisation.
  • Capability to feed into Constituency large interactions activities and coordinate activities around occasions such as World Immunisation Week, UHC Day, Gavi high level occasions, and so on
  • Get routine news and updates on the constituency site, Facebook age and Twitter feed to assist in sharing of ingenious concepts and excellent practices, lessons discovered and other details.
  • The capability to send your own company’s news, news release, occasions, and notes from the field for publishing on the Gavi CSO site and social networks user interfaces.
  • The chance to supply CSO feedback on Gavi Board policy documents and conversations and impact techniques to make sure CSO voices are taken into consideration at Pay Per Click and GAVI board conferences.


  • Open to Medical Medical Professionals, Nursing or any other medical degree, Social Researchers, Financial Experts, Behaviour Modification Communications, Gender and health economics and so on

People with experience and competence in the following locations are looked for:

  • Experience in National and sub-national application of immunisation and/or health programs serving underserved neighborhoods
  • Capability to gather and interact nation and sub-national experiences relating to CSOs as implementers, TA companies, or supporters
  • Know-how in immunization program policy advancement, tracking and assessment, health systems reinforcing, immunization funding and health economics
  • Experience in advocacy and interaction
  • Understanding of pharmaceutical market
  • Experience of operating in nursing associations or any other health associated associations


  • Candidates should have experience in problems that are a top priority for Gavi. There is an increasing value being put on increasing protection and equity, market shaping for vaccine and associated items and combination with links to PHC and UHC.
  • The organisational agent serving on the SC should have authority to represent the organisation. Where the organisation becomes part of a bigger body of associated organisations, the SC agent should have consent to speak on behalf of the bigger entity. The agent should likewise have their organisation’s assistance and approval to devote a minimum of 10% of their time to the work of the SC which of the larger Constituency. SC members are anticipated to be actively and meaningfully engaged throughout their period.
  • Preferably, SC members ought to have the ability to represent networks and alliances of health organisations in their nation, where relevant. The SC member organisation and agent will be responsible for talking to and reporting to nation and worldwide networks to which they belong regularly and according to requirement, where relevant. SC member organisations ought to have dependable web gain access to and have the ability to cover the expense of a minimum of one worldwide call each month to sign up with SC teleconferences. Where this is not possible, the SC will look for spending plan assistance to make this possible.
  • Since the working language of the Gavi CSO Steering Committee is English, all candidates should have a strong command of English, both spoken and composed.

Choice Requirements

The shortlisting will be based upon needed abilities, experience and credentials and the following requirements:

  • Demonstrated experience of creating and handling immunisation or PHC assistance programs at nationwide or provincial levels
  • Demonstrated experience in research study, or designing/evaluating policies associated with immunisation, maternal kid or universal health protection
  • Shown expert accomplishments in advocacy and or affecting policy-level modifications at the nation or provincial level
  • Capability to represent broad and varied civil society spectrum (consisting of multi sector techniques) successfully and actively
  • Shown will to engage actively and devote energy and time to the Steering Committee and wider CSO constituency


Elections should be:

  • in English
  • in Word format (pdf files will not be accepted)
  • in one file (numerous accessories will not be accepted)

And needs to consist of:

  • Organisational details (head office, branch workplaces, essential locations of work associated to immunisation and health system conditioning, contact individual sending the organisational election)
  • Quick CV or bio of the person who would represent the organisation
  • An individual declaration from the candidate covering factor for interest, abilities used to the Steering Committee, previous participation in immunisation and organisational resources to be leveraged
  • Declaration from organisation that they are prepared to support the agent for Gavi CSO constituency work at a minimum of 10% time

Please send your election completely to [email protected], they will acknowledge invoice of election on or soon after 19 th February 2019.

To find out more, go to Gavi CSO

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