The Donors

European Vaccine Initiative (EVI) extends grateful thanks to the agencies/departments under the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the countries listed below, who fund EVI's activties:

Republic of Ireland
Irish Aid (IA)
Contributions received since 2002. Most recent contribution: €1,000,000 (core funding)

Germany
New funder Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) - Federal Ministry of Education and Research - through KfW, project contribution: €4,432,025 restricted funds (co-funding)

The Netherlands
Directorate General for International Cooperation/Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs (DGIS)
Contributions received since 2001 (the first year from The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). Most recent contribution: €1,100,000 (semi restricted funding)

Sweden
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)
Contributions received since 2000. Most recent contribution: €286,053 (core funding)

Denmark
Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA)
Contributions received since 2000. Most recent contribution: 268,300 (core funding)

The above agencies/departments operate in over thirty Developing Countries, providing aid for a range of activities in areas as diverse as health, education, agriculture, the environment, good governance, and human rights. With the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDG) agreed by the United Nations, uppermost on their agendas, their collective efforts can be summed up under the general heading of poverty alleviation. MDG #6: combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases of poverty has most direct relevance for EVI.