Certification, Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Surveillance, Vaccines
Coffee with Polio Experts: Professor Rose Leke, Chair of African RCC
Towards a polio-free Africa: A chat with Professor Rose Leke, Chair of the African Regional Certification Commission.
We talk to Professor Rose Leke, Chair of the African Regional Certification Commission, to get her views on progress on the continent, and prospects for certifying the region polio-free in 2019.
Exploring the ‘plus’ in PolioPlus.
To prevent a possible outbreak, WHO and national health authorities have been implementing vaccination campaigns and boosting disease surveillance.
Ensuring nomadic children receive their polio vaccines is a formidable task.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for October 2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for November 2019
GPEI head Michel Zaffran sheds light on the global cVDPV2 situation, the need for type 2-containing OPV, and implications for containment