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   15/12/2011
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Polio Eradication appealed parents and caregivers to take advantage of this rare opportunity to “make polio history in India”. MUMBAI, India, - Lauding India’s unprecedented progress against polio, UNICEF Goodwill Ambass...
   15/12/2011
South Sudan and Sudan conduct polio vaccination campaigns KHARTOUM, Sudan, 6 December 2011 – Rahma Sid Ahmed pores over a roughly drawn pencil map that will help her locate children under age five. She is part of a team of vaccinators who have come to...
   13/12/2011
Eleven months ago, India reported its first and only case of polio for the year. The continued commitment of Indian parents and health workers will be crucial if the country is to finally shake off its status as one of the four remaining polio-endemic co...
   30/11/2011
The Democratic Republic of the Congo holds vaccination campaigns in early November, avoiding any disruptions due to the country's presidential elections Elections are currently underway in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and all the country's attent...
   29/11/2011
Prime Minister puts in place urgent measures to address drastic rise in new cases; appoints new Polio Focal Point to oversee effort On 24 November, the Government of Pakistan announced major new changes to the country's polio eradication effort, a...
   25/11/2011
Mass polio vaccination campaign to prevent outbreaks As long as poliovirus continues to circulate anywhere, it threatens children everywhere. Yemen has taken this message on board, ensuring the country's children are protected against polio by holding...
   15/11/2011
SAGE sizes up polio eradication. During a Supplementary National Immunization Days, Kano Nigeria. The strategy to eradicate the remaining strains of wild poliovirus was discussed at length during the meeting of WHO's Strategic Advisory Group of Exp...
   03/11/2011
   01/11/2011
Children's art competition in Quetta Quetta, 24 October – On the occasion of World Polio Day 2011, Rotary Club Bolan and UNICEF arranged an art competition among schools from high risk union councils in the district of Quetta, in Balochistan provi...
   31/10/2011
Australia leads the charge joined by Canada, Nigeria and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
   29/10/2011
Ramesh Ferris, Canadian Rotarian and polio survivor, travels to Australian and Afghanistan to advocate for polio-free world.  Ramesh Ferris, Canadian Rotarian and himself polio survivor, last month travelled to Australia to work with key partn...
   29/10/2011
Immunizing over 9 million BEIJING---China vaccinated more than 9 million children and young adults last September in Xinjiang in a fight against polio after the disease paralyzed 18 people and killed one of them. Over 4 million children received a...
   27/10/2011
As country maintains pressure on the poliovirus through the high season New Delhi, October 27: “Every child deserves the right to run, to play and to live a healthy life without polio,” Fernando Alonso, two-time world champion Formula 1 Ferrari dr...
   24/10/2011
The Last Percent  World Polio Day originally brought people together to remember the birth of a man who led the first team to develop a vaccine against polio, Dr. Jonas Salk. It was the development of this vaccine, and its successor oral polio v...
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