At-risk countries, Broader benefits of the polio programme, Innovation, Outbreak countries, Outbreak response, Routine immunization
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Coffee with Polio Experts: Hans Everts, polio eradicator
Hans Everts, long time polio eradicator, shares personal stories from the frontline of outbreak response, and explains how the lessons learned during polio eradication will benefit health programmes in the future.
“We reconfirm our resolve to work with partners to eradicate polio and effectively manage the post-polio transition.”
Flexible support to Nigeria also approved.
Immunizing every child in remote communities is a top priority for vaccinators like Daeng
In Karachi, Pakistan, Rotary PolioPlus activities are building community trust.
David Heymann, long-time public health expert, discusses what lessons smallpox eradication teaches us in eradicating a disease, and why it is critical to complete the job of polio eradication.
Contributions to WHO and UNICEF will help end polio in Afghanistan, and fund global eradication efforts.