Dr Adele Daleke Lisi Aluma works to reach children who have never been vaccinated
In eastern Afghanistan, one family is helping to vaccinate every last child in their community
US$ 3.2 million pledged for equipment to help detect the last remaining reservoirs of the virus.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for January 2018
The strong polio eradication infrastructure in Borno is supporting Nigeria to vaccinate over eight million people against yellow fever.
In Afghanistan, frontline health workers explain to parents why the polio vaccine must be delivered multiple times
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for January 2018
The polio surveillance system is finding the virus in the most challenging areas so that children can be protected and polio stopped for good.
Sudan is on guard against polio, despite no case in eight years
Member states and partners discussed how to keep the world polio free after eradication in Geneva
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for December 2017
Afghanistan’s surveillance system is the strongest it’s ever been, says country experts
Over the critical ‘low transmission season’, Pakistan’s polio programme is working feverishly to identify and vaccinate every high-risk mobile child
The Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) is extremely saddened that two committed frontline health workers were killed while delivering vaccines in Quetta, Pakistan. We extend our deepest condolences to their family. The delivery of health care is im...
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for December 2017