Outbreak countries, Outbreak response, Polio Endgame Strategy
Bringing an end to polio: A new strategy for the last mile
While tremendous progress has been made in the fight against polio, wild poliovirus remains endemic to two countries and the threat of cVDPV outbreaks continues to loom.
Watch this animation to learn how the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) intends to reinvigorate polio prevention and outbreak response with the bold new GPEI Strategy for 2022-2026.
Global leaders commit to ending polio once and for all
Northern Nigeria is one of the consequential geographies that now hold the key to a polio-free world.
Last year, the Polio Oversight Board visited Pakistan twice, acknowledging the unprecedented support and commitment by all stakeholders to ending polio in the country.
Rigorous independent review to assess status to meeting end-2023 critical goals
On Tuesday 28 February 2023, ministers and high-level delegates from across the Eastern Mediterranean Region participated in the seventh meeting of the Regional Subcommittee for Polio Eradication and Outbreaks.
Seventh meeting of the Regional Subcommittee for Polio Eradication and Outbreaks - 28 February 2023