Ambassador Carole Lanteri hands over to Ambassador Mitsuko Shino as co-chair of the Polio Partners Group, as countries and partners come together to discuss progress towards polio eradication
GPEI offers sincere thanks for her ten-year leadership, which brought the world to the threshold of being polio-free.
Important lessons on stopping the poliovirus in the most challenging locations are moving the polio eradication programme closer to the finishing line.
Countries and partners pledge US$ 1.2 billion to protect 450 million children from polio every year
Circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 outbreak has been confirmed in Deir-Ez-Zor Governorate
How Nigeria’s Volunteer Community Mobilizers are delivering more than just polio vaccines
After a polio outbreak, how do experts make sure that the virus is gone for good?
The Emergency Committee of the International Health Regulations removes Lao PDR from list of infected countries
With eradication closer than ever, delegates to the World Health Assembly discussed how to finish the job and address the challenges of the post-polio world.
The World Health Assembly has elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new Director-General of the World Health Organization
Polio staff in Nigeria have contributed emergency response expertise in Sokoto State
Health Ministers of the Group of Twenty have emphasized the importance of polio eradication and transition planning efforts at their inaugural meeting in Berlin, Germany
A Major Global Polio Event to be Held at the Rotary Convention
Pakistan’s polio surveillance network provides a silent force behind eradication efforts
Parents, community leaders and students are hunting down the poliovirus in inaccessible areas in Somalia