Coffee with Polio Experts: Dr Nicksy Gumede-Moeletsi, WHO Regional Office for Africa
Dr Nicksy Gumede-Moeletsi, senior virologist for polio eradication at WHO’s Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, speaks to us about how genetic analysis of isolated polioviruses is helping strategically drive the continent’s eradication effort.
Significant polio programme resources are being used to fight the pandemic.
WHO is looking to fill the Director position of its polio eradication department.
Polio social mobilisers have adapted their work to support families in Afghanistan.
Dr Fiona Braka, Immunization Team Lead for WHO Nigeria, speaks about fighting polio outbreaks and toppling gender barriers.
US$ 8.8 billion pledged to fund immunization through Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for April 2020