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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.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for March 2020
Melissa Corkum, Polio Outbreak Response Senior Manager for UNICEF, has dedicated a large part of her professional life to ending polio.
Personnel from the country’s long-running polio programme have been trained to detect COVID-19 cases.
Continued funding is crucial to respond to COVID-19, end polio and tackle other vaccine-preventable diseases.
Pledge to help deliver polio vaccines to children worldwide.
Dr Peter Brauer, a polio survivor and expert on treatment of Post-Polio Syndrome (PPS), illustrates his personal experiences in a moving and beautiful poem.