News Stories

   23/10/2018
Polio frontline workers ensure that no child is left behind during door-to-door immunization campaigns.
   16/10/2018
Over 31 million children will be vaccinated against measles in Pakistan in a countrywide immunization campaign supported by the polio programme’s greatest asset: its people.
   08/10/2018
Group continues its historical support
   05/10/2018
Special report on Papua New Guinea
   26/09/2018
The last man with smallpox was an advocate for polio eradication.
   21/09/2018
Girl or boy, health workers in Nigeria are determined to show parents that the polio vaccination is for all children.
   20/09/2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for August 2018
   19/09/2018
Quickly detecting every poliovirus is critical to achieve a polio-free Pakistan. Surveillance officers like Dr Nosheen Safdar work hard to make sure no poliovirus escapes detection.
   31/08/2018
Meet WHO’s Chris Maher, who has spent 25 years following polio to its last hiding places.
   30/08/2018
On Pakistan Independence Day, vaccinators break records for the number of children protected against polio.
   30/08/2018
Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, made significant and important contributions to global efforts to eradicate polio.
   30/08/2018
By Roland Sutter, Research, Policy and Containment Team, Polio Eradication Department, WHO
   29/08/2018
UNICEF community mobilizers engage mothers and fathers to ensure that every child is safe from polio.
   21/08/2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for July 2018
   16/08/2018
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.