Different information is required over time to help inform decisions on potential malaria vaccine use. The data needs will depend on how many years remain until a vaccine is licensed, or how many years have passed since it was made available. The planning tool shows the different periods as the pre-licensure, licensure, and post-licensure phases. During the extensive consultations involved in developing the planning tool, it became clear that countries would need to begin planning approximately five years prior to licensure.
Download the planning tool (1.6 MB PDF)