Women are critical in the drive to eradicate polio in Afghanistan. In one of the final strongholds of the polio virus, vaccination coverage is improving as female vaccinators have more access to children.
Over the critical ‘low transmission season’, Pakistan’s polio programme is working feverishly to identify and vaccinate every high-risk mobile child
Afghanistan’s surveillance system is the strongest it’s ever been, says country experts
Global progress and renewed commitment brought us closer than ever to a world without polio.
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is partnering with institutions in seven countries to help document and disseminate knowledge from the polio programme
€ 2 million in support pledged to help defeat last remaining reservoirs of the virus
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