To eradicate polio, we need to stop all strains of the virus, including vaccine-derived polioviruses. This short animation explains how these rare virus strains emerge and how to stop them.
Watch more in the polio eradication animation series
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.
Polio is a crippling disease still endemic in Afghanistan. However, the country is closer than ever to stopping transmission.
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.