LG Chairman Koo Kwang-Mo personally donates 1 billion KRW to IVI to support COVID-19 vaccine development

Mr. Koo Kwang Mo, Chairman and Chief Executive of LG, has made a personal donation of 1 billion KRW (US$840,000) to the International Vaccine Institute to support the development of a COVID-19 vaccine.   The health of human beings is under significant threat posed by […]

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 Strep A Vaccine Global Consortium (SAVAC) launches new microsite

Visit for the latest news and updates from SAVAC     In 2019, the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) and partnering organizations formed the Strep A Vaccine Global Consortium (SAVAC) to facilitate the development of a Group A Strep (GAS) vaccine.   In response to […]

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, […]