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.
The support polio teams provide to deliver COVID-19 vaccines underlines the vital role they can play for health priorities beyond polio.
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.
2021 may go down in history as the turning point in the global effort to eradicate polio.
High level commitment to ending polio in Pakistan by regional UN leadership
The last detected case of polio in the Region of the Americas was in 1991. This year we celebrate 30 years without the disease! But what does 30 years without polio really mean?
For a few incredible eradicators, a life’s purpose doesn’t stop at retirement