Certification, GPEI partners
Africa Kicks Out Wild Polio
Visit the "Africa Kicks Out Wild Polio" website for content on the WHO African Region’s efforts to eradicate wild polio.
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The support of community leaders and influencers is crucial in motivating parents and caregivers to vaccinate their children against polio
US$4.8 billion budget needed to implement new Strategy and eradicate the infectious disease Germany announces it will co-host polio pledging moment in 2022
Wild poliovirus type 1 detected in Lilongwe, Malawi
Members issue two statements on Yemen and Afghanistan calling for uninterrupted access for vaccinations to all children
From a remote village in Malawi called Chinthenche to Zambia, Ethiopia, Nigeria, and finally the WHO Regional Office for Africa.
WHO Executive Board urges intensified efforts to give world one less infectious disease to worry about and work towards sustainability of gains in polio-free countries.