Hard-to-reach areas and long commutes? Challenge accepted
To reach every last child, health workers sometimes travel on motorcycles and walk for hours to deliver the all-important life-saving vaccines. On the frontlines of the polio programme, health workers protect millions of children.
Ms. Rina Dey, Communications Director for CORE Group Polio Project India, explains why listening to communities is key to ending polio.
Dr Farima has overcome many gender barriers to rise in Afghanistan’s polio programme and fight COVID-19.
Wherever she is in the world, Dr Gerber aims to deliver demonstrable impact to communities.
Seven months since Afghanistan’s first COVID-19 case, women like Nasrin sustain the response.
Professor Rose Leke on polio eradication, gender and women in science.
Dr. Ana Elena Chevez has a message for a new generation of women public health leaders.