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   01/12/2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for October 2021
   09/11/2021
Polio returned to Tajikistan last year when a circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) outbreak was declared in the province of Khatlon
   03/11/2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for September 2021
   02/11/2021
To encourage the uptake of COVID-19 vaccination, the Nigerian Government, with support from the WHO, leveraged the polio vaccination campaign by integrating the COVID-19 vaccination.
   25/10/2021
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?
   19/10/2021
For a few incredible eradicators, a life’s purpose doesn’t stop at retirement
   19/10/2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for September 2021
   18/10/2021
WHO and UNICEF welcome the decision by the Taliban leadership supporting the resumption of nationwide polio vaccination across Afghanistan.
   13/10/2021
Virus isolated from Rivne province in north-west of country
   10/10/2021
The recommendation further advances nOPV2 as a critical new tool in the fight against circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2)
   29/09/2021
More often than not, the road to a meaningful triumph is a bumpy one.
   14/09/2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for August 2021
   14/09/2021
GPEI joins the 5-year action journey to achieve irreversible progress towards gender equality
   27/08/2021
  26 August 2021, Brazzaville – Governments from the World Health Organization (WHO) African Region have committed to ending all remaining forms of polio and presented a scorecard to track progress towards the eradication of the virus. The commitme...
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