Ending diarrheal deaths
Diarrhea sickens and kills more children than virtually any other illness. The Rotavirus Organization of Technical Allies (ROTA) Council is working to change this.
Vaccine Introduction Maps
Find the latest maps of countries that have introduced rotavirus vaccine nationally and sub-nationally.
Advocacy is critical to transforming evidence into action. We provide downloadable presentation materials, factsheets, guides for media engagement, and more.
Significant declines in hospitalizations and deaths due to rotavirus and all-cause diarrhea have been observed in many countries using rotavirus vaccines.
What We Care About
Tremendous progress has been made in addressing morbidity and mortality from rotavirus disease. But more work is needed to reach all children who need rotavirus vaccines—particularly those living in low- and middle-income countries in Africa and Asia. That’s where we focus.
To accelerate the introduction of rotavirus vaccines through the use of evidence and strategic communications, targeting policymakers and other key decisions makers.Meet the council
The ROTA Champion Interview Series is an initiative to share the successes, challenges. and lessons of critical players in the fight against rotavirus. “Champions” from various countries will be featured to provide meaningful insight into how their country has dealt with rotavirus, hoping that their experiences can help others who are working to accelerate equitable, sustainable access to rotavirus vaccination.
Dear Colleagues, This past month, we have seen great progress in the fight against rotavirus –– new country introductions, research supporting the efficacy of rotavirus vaccination, and improved resources to assist us in data visualization of geographical trends....
Dear Colleagues, During World Immunization Week, we celebrated the power of vaccination and progress made in introducing rotavirus vaccines in the places they are most needed. The importance and benefits of immunization have never been more evident. And now, research...
This is a toolkit created by the Rotavirus Organization of Technical Allies (ROTA), which promotes the use of rotavirus vaccines as part of a comprehensive approach to addressing childhood diarrheal disease. For more information,...