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
Wild poliovirus type 1 detected in Lilongwe, Malawi
Members issue two statements on Yemen and Afghanistan calling for uninterrupted access for vaccinations to all children
From a remote village in Malawi called Chinthenche to Zambia, Ethiopia, Nigeria, and finally the WHO Regional Office for Africa.
“I hope one day I can tell my son the story of how polio was eradicated and how no child will ever be paralyzed by this virus again.”
cVDPV2 outbreak response continues in the country