News and Events

  • 01 December 2015
    The Brussels NGO Summit

    On Wednesday 4th November 2015 three representatives from CoMO travelled to the beautiful city of Brussels, to attend the ‘Adult Immunisation Advocacy Summit’, organised by the International Federation on Ageing (IFA), in collaboration with CoMO and Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey. The two day Summit started an important dialogue necessary to help improve the uptake of adult vaccination in Europe.

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  • 30 October 2015
    New President Elected at CoMO

    Yesterday marked the end of an era for the Confederation of Meningitis Organisations (CoMO) as Bruce Langoulant, Chairman of the Meningitis Centre in Australia and parent of a meningitis survivor, stepped down from his role as President.

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  • 28 October 2015
    Inequality in the EU: Resolvable

    What first comes to mind when you think of the relationship between the European Union and its Member States? Undoubtedly a great many things, but is health one of them? For us here at CoMO, one of the most important things about the relationship between the EU and its Member States is health, and specifically vaccination against deadly infectious diseases, like meningitis and septicaemia.

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