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Mobilizing against polio in Papua New Guinea
Take a look at how the Papua New Guinea Government, the World Health Organization, and partners of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative are responding to the country’s recent outbreak of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus.
Reposted with permission from gavi.org.
Resilience and resolve are the keywords for women eradicating polio
The Future of Disease Surveillance – Rolling out Innovative Real-time Tracking Network across Africa
With no wild poliovirus reported anywhere in Africa since 2016, efforts are being intensified to actively look for the virus, to ensure it is not hiding in any remote areas.
On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the role of women in the polio eradication efforts in Pakistan
A look at some of the women in Somalia’s polio programme
Women health workers and have been highly effective in polio eradication efforts, often as the only point of contact in rural settings.
Surveillance officer at WHO pushes through gender-related obstacles to help end polio in Pakistan