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
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for September 2018
Papua New Guinea’s first polio case in decades is a champion for eradication
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for September 2018
We speak to Dr Arlene King, Chair of the RCC for the Americas, and GCC Containment Working Group, about the vital importance of safe and secure containment of polioviruses and the risk and responsibility that come with retaining the pathogen.
Religious clerics promote routine immunization and other health services by delivering messages to husbands, fathers and sons at mosques.
New collection of 30+ multimedia stories from Afghanistan, Pakistan and India now available on GPEI website