Coffee with Polio Experts: Dr Ousmane Diop, WHO
A short chat with Dr Ousmane Diop, Coordinator of the Global Polio Laboratory Network, on innovative ways to track and find polioviruses through disease surveillance.
Learn more about the polio surveillance system
We join Dr Urs Herzog, Rotarian, polio eradicator, National PolioPlus Advocacy Advisor for Rotary Switzerland and polio survivor himself, as he explains the financial costs of the programme and why it is critical that we eradicate every trace of the virus.
Global progress and renewed commitment brought us closer than ever to a world without polio.
All hands on deck to stop polio in Syria amidst conflict
In Afghanistan, blood tests are identifying where vaccination campaigns are working, and where gaps remain to be filled.
A new approach is improving Sudan’s ability to identify the poliovirus and remain polio-free, despite challenges.
Abdullah Khalid is one of the hardworking vaccinators making sure that even children on the move are protected against polio.