“Every Country, Every Family: Group B Streptococcal Disease Worldwide” is a series of nine papers in Clinical Infectious Diseases, Volume 74, Issue Supplement_1, 15 January 2022. Coordinated by LSHTM, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and involving 61 authors from 6 continents.

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The supplement in Clinical Infectious Diseases presents long term outcomes including detailed neurodevelopment from South Africa, Mozambique, India and novel epidemiological big data analyses from Denmark and the Netherlands, as well as economic outcomes and programmatic readiness to make the case for a maternal GBS vaccine to ensure mothers and babies across the world survive and thrive.

Special thanks to the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, Prof. Joy Lawn, Proma Paul, and Jaya Chandna.