Broader benefits of the polio programme, GPEI partners, Transition planning, Vaccines
Coffee with Polio Experts: Anand Balachandran, WHO
Anand Balachandran, former Coordinator Polio Transition, speaks to us about ensuring the infrastructure built up to eradicate polio will continue to benefit broader public health goals, long after the disease has been eradicated.
Darcy Levison, WHO Polio Eradication Officer, speaks to us about the logistical challenges of reaching every single child with polio vaccine in the Lake Chad subregion.
Meet WHO’s Chris Maher, who has spent 25 years following polio to its last hiding places.
On Pakistan Independence Day, vaccinators break records for the number of children protected against polio.
Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, made significant and important contributions to global efforts to eradicate polio.
By Roland Sutter, Research, Policy and Containment Team, Polio Eradication Department, WHO
UNICEF community mobilizers engage mothers and fathers to ensure that every child is safe from polio.