Broader benefits of the polio programme, Certification, Eradication
WHO AFRO Wild Polio Free Anniversary: Leaders Urge Continued Commitment
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.
13 September 2023
Newly-appointed Pakistan leaders committed to delivering polio-free country
Says commitment to polio eradication remains commendable, interruption of wild poliovirus is possible in six months with support from communities, government, administrative and security leadership
The ‘father’ of polio laboratories in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Global leaders commit to ending polio once and for all
Country experiences show that success on polio transition is context specific.