The first supplementary polio campaign in eight years puts caregivers to the test
18 May 2022
13 May – Ramallah
The support of community leaders and influencers is crucial in motivating parents and caregivers to vaccinate their children against polio
An outbreak response assessment led by WHO on 11 to 15 April 2022 concluded that poliovirus is no longer circulating in Tajikistan, and thereby recommended official closure of the outbreak that started in January 2021.
US$4.8 billion budget needed to implement new Strategy and eradicate the infectious disease Germany announces it will co-host polio pledging moment in 2022
Australian and Pakistani cricketers pay tribute to polio workers and helps raise awareness about vaccination to protect children against polio.
With wild polio at lowest levels in history, SAGE also turns focus on post-eradication
High-level summit held to take urgent action to end polio in country
Local health authorities conducting investigations to determine source of virus and potential risk of further spread
The brave women at all levels of the polio program bring us closer to a world without polio.
José Manuel Albares, a Gender Champion for Polio Eradication pays tribute to women in polio eradication
1 March 2022
Insecurity and displacement increase risk of diseases such as polio
Statements by Regional Director EMRO and United Nations in the country