The VSN portal is owned by the World Health Organization and is administrated by the Vaccine Safety Net Secretariat. It benefits from the advice of the VSN Advisory Group. The VSN portal is sponsored by WHO’s and partners’ grants and is independent from the pharmaceutical industry.

The publicly available area of the VSN portal consist of the collection of resources that are available from members websites and that members are willing to share with the worldwide community interested in vaccine safety. The VSN AG will be reviewed and approved resources that are proposed by VSN members for posting on the VSN portal.

The information on the VSN portal will be reviewed periodically by the VSN AG to provide the VSN audience with the latest news and scientific based information on vaccine safety.

The purpose of the VSN portal

The publicly available area of the VSN portal consist of the collection of resources that are available from the members websites. The portal's aim is to share the numerous and useful resources from VSN members’ and make them available to the public, health practitioners and policymakers. It also provides guidance on how to join the Network.

This portal contains also a password protected area for VSN members only.

The password-protected section of the portal aims to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and collaboration among the VSN members.