Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV), Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV), Research
Coffee with Polio Experts: Carolyn Sein, WHO
Carolyn Sein, Technical Officer for the GPEI programme, talks to us about circulating vaccine-derived polioviruses, and the important differences between oral polio vaccine, and inactivated polio vaccine.
Take a look at how the Papua New Guinea Government, the World Health Organization, and partners of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative are responding to the country’s recent outbreak of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus.
Afia is part of one of the biggest female work forces in Afghanistan.
How a vaccine refuser became an advocate for polio eradication.
New study shows fractional dose IPV (fIPV) boosts mucosal immunity in previously OPV-vaccinated children.
Honorine Mollard Billard, Polio Eradication Officer at WHO, speaks to us about critical country support to vaccination campaigns in Lao PDR and why it is important for polio-free countries to maintain high immunity.
In the sahel surrounding Lake Chad, health workers provide vaccines to refugees and internally displaced people.