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IVI welcomes Finland as 36th member state with flag-raising ceremony

  August 10, 2020 – SEOUL, South Korea – The flag of Finland was raised at the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) Headquarters today during a ceremony welcoming the country’s accession to IVI. Finland joined the Seoul-based international organization dedicated to vaccines for global health in […]

Orange Life, pro golfers donate 120 million KRW to IVI to support Covid-19 vaccine research

  Orange Life Insurance, a leading insurer (CEO: Munkuk CHEONG), has donated a total of 120 million KRW jointly with 26 professional golfers from LPGA and KLPGA through its annual golf competition to support IVI’s Covid-19 vaccine development efforts.   The donation was raised through […]

Honoring a life-long advocate for vaccine science and equity

Gordon Dougan, professor in the Department of Medicine at Cambridge University and IVI Board Member, awarded the 2020 Albert B. Sabin Gold Medal   The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) awarded its highest scientific honor to Professor Gordon Dougan for his exceptional contributions to vaccine development, […]

The Embassy of China in Seoul donates 20,000 USD to IVI to support vaccine R&D

  On August 25, 2020, the Chinese Embassy in Korea donated 20,000 USD to IVI for vaccine research and development as well as efforts to advance international cooperation for vaccines against infectious diseases including COVID-19.   H.E. Xing Haiming, the Ambassador of China to Korea, […]