Polio eradication this week:
- On the 27 February the Director General accepted the recommendations made by the Emergency Committee of the International Health Regulations concerning the international spread of wild poliovirus. The statement of the recommendations from this fourth meeting can be found here.
- The polio legacy is being demonstrated in action through the work of 26 surveillance experts from the National Polio Surveillance Programme in India who have been deployed to Sierra Leone to support the Ebola outbreak response. Read more.