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Responding to a Polio Outbreak
One of an animated series on the global drive to eradicate polio.
Anytime a child is paralyzed by polio in any country, the World Health Organization and its partners move fast to stop the outbreak.
Watch more in the polio eradication animation series
New guidance anticipated to quicken progress in achieving necessary safeguards
G7 and Commonwealth Heads of Government call for strengthened support to global polio eradication effort
22 June 2022
Medical doctors and religious teachers play a crucial role in building trust and convincing families to vaccinate their children against polio
World Health Assembly challenged to take urgent action before window of opportunity closes to eradicate polio; tackle cVDPVs with same urgency as WPVs
The first supplementary polio campaign in eight years puts caregivers to the test