Think the Earth
What's Think the Earth?
Cooperate NGOs  
+-------| News and events | Concept | About us | What we do | Partners | Cooperate NGOs | Links |-------+

             +Why we support
             +-------: CARE International Japan
             +-------: Japan Committee, Vaccines for the World's Children (JCV)
             +-------: Save the Children Japan
             +-------: Shapla Neer
Japan Committee, Vaccines for the World's Children (JCV)


Japan Committee, Vaccines for the World's Children (JCV)
www.jcv-jp.org/english/index.html


President: Hosokawa Kayoko
Address: 3-6-14 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

  >> Aid Program Report 2003
>> Aid Program Report 2002
>> Aid Program Report 2001
# Major Projects
All donations are used to purchase vaccines or equipment necessary to give inoculations (including motorbikes for transportation). Since 1998, they have focused on donating vaccines, motorbikes, electric generators, etc. to Myanmar, where they have received strong government support and are seeing results.

# Corporate Relationships
Since 1994, Japan Advertising Council (AC) has been developing donations campaign free-of-charge with cooperation from members of the media industry.

# Background
After goals and declarations such as the eradication of polio, a 95% reduction of death from measles, zero outbreak of tetanus among newborns, among others, were adopted at the UN World Summit for Children in 1990, a plan to vaccinate all of the world's children was developed around five organizations: World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Rockefeller Foundation, and the World Bank.
As an extension of this movement, Japan Committee, Vaccines for the World's Children (JCV) began. With cooperation from UNICEP and UNDP, JCV carries out activities as a independent organization.
On November 1, 2002, JVC received the NPO status, launching a fresh start in order to continue to effectively provide vaccinations. A portion of the donations have been allocated towards the operation fee.


TTE's donation will be used primarily to purchase vaccines - 300,000 yen will vaccinate 15,000 children against polio.

You too can provide direct support!

To wire donations from Japan

via the post office:
Acct. #: 00140-4-572806
Recipient: Vaccines for the World's Children, Japan Committee (indicate need for receipt)


* Make a 300-yen donation (billed to your telephone)
  by calling: 0990-588-889 (from within Japan only)


Inoculating a baby in Myanmar: First-time administration of vaccines were mastered in no time with the Myanmar staff's careful explanations

Conducting a survey on the percentage of oral polio vaccine inoculations

A scene of vaccinating on National Immunization Day (NID) in Myanmar

Siblings living in the outskirts of Yangon Photographed by JCV advisor Dr. Kazunobu Kojima upon his recent visit to Myanmar

Director Kayoko Hosokawa receiving a letter of appreciation from Myanmar Minister for Health Ket Sein.

Inoculations were administered at 20,000 facilities nationwide with the government initiation of National Immunization Day

Poster, division of responsibilities chart, equipment list, etc. pasted on the walls at the Myantaya village health center in Myanmar.

Tables set up for registration, inoculations, and health education at the Myantaya village health center in Myanmar.