Certification, Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Surveillance, Vaccines
Coffee with Polio Experts: Professor Rose Leke, Chair of African RCC
Towards a polio-free Africa: A chat with Professor Rose Leke, Chair of the African Regional Certification Commission.
We talk to Professor Rose Leke, Chair of the African Regional Certification Commission, to get her views on progress on the continent, and prospects for certifying the region polio-free in 2019.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for August 2021
07 September 2021
Despite success against wild polio in the African region, outbreaks of the non-wild form of polio, cVDPV2, continue. With continued country commitment to eradication, a future where no child in Africa is paralysed by the virus is possible.
Afghanistan’s Polio Eradication Initiative continues operations amidst ongoing instability in the country
19 August 2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for July 2021