Broader benefits of the polio programme, COVID-19, Eradication, Outbreak response
Coffee with Polio Experts: Dr Zubair Wadood
We talk to Dr Wadood about the impact of COVID-19 on the global polio eradication effort, and how the polio infrastructure is supporting COVID response.
Renewed donor support critical to ending polio after recent rise in cases and COVID-19 setbacks
New strategy sets out roadmap for polio-free world amid COVID-19
In the middle of a devastating pandemic with no end in sight, a glimmer of hope came in August 2020, on the day the African Region was officially declared free of wild poliovirus.
As of 4 May 2021
Polio survivor Mujahid Miran recalls the challenges of growing up with disabilities, and how his own experiences led to his commitment to creating awareness on the virus
On Tuesday 16 March, the effort to eradicate polio got a major push from a new backer: the just-inaugurated Regional Subcommittee on Polio Eradication and Outbreaks.