Gender, Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV), Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV), Research
Coffee with Polio Experts: Carolyn Sein, WHO
Carolyn Sein, Technical Officer for the GPEI programme, talks to us about circulating vaccine-derived polioviruses, and the important differences between oral polio vaccine, and inactivated polio vaccine.
Soni Farhan’s work to eradicate polio has been as healing for her as it has been for the children she’s determined to help.
More often than not, the road to a meaningful triumph is a bumpy one.
GPEI joins the 5-year action journey to achieve irreversible progress towards gender equality
Learn how the type 2 novel oral polio vaccine (nOPV2) is being rolled out across Africa to help more sustainably address outbreaks of a non-wild form of polio, cVDPV2, and protect children across the continent.
Pakistan is one of two countries where wild poliovirus remains endemic making it essential that the entire country supports the successful implementation of every polio campaign. Women play a critical role, often working at polio’s frontline.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for April 2021