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Polio this week as of 25 November 2020

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Pakistan
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GPEI
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Fahima Ahmed Hassan is a 25-year-old community mobilizer who goes the extra mile to ensure parents of children under the age of five are informed of Somalia’s polio vaccination campaigns and are...

Polio this week as of 18 November 2020

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Pakistan
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GPEI
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On 13 November, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Prequalification (PQ) program issued an Emergency Use Listing (EUL) recommendation for the type 2 novel oral polio vaccine (nOPV2). This will...

Even the smallest question should be answered

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World
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GPEI
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Ms. Rina Dey, Communications Director for CORE Group Polio Project India, explains why listening to communities is key to ending polio. Ms. Rina Dey has spent over 25 years working in health and...

Polio this week as of 11 November 2020

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Afghanistan
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GPEI
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In a year marked by the global COVID-19 pandemic, global health leaders convening virtually at this week’s World Health Assembly called for continued urgent action on polio eradication. The Assembly...

Polio this week as of 04 November 2020

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Pakistan
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GPEI
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The Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) for polio eradication will host its 19thmeeting via video conference from 17 – 19 November 2020 to discuss overall situation report; ongoing COVID-19 impact,...

Polio this week as of 21 October 2020

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Pakistan
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GPEI
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World Polio Day is around the corner! Observed on the 24 October, the theme for 2020 is “A win against polio is a win for global health.” Mark your calendar to tune in for Rotary International’s...

Polio this week as of 14 October 2020

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Pakistan
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GPEI
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Dear polio eradication supporter, last month I was delighted to join a very long-awaited celebration at the WHO African Regional Committee of a global public health milestone… Read more of Polio...

Polio this week as of 07 October 2020

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Pakistan
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GPEI
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From 30 August to 3 September, Somalia conducted an integrated measles and polio campaign in the Banadir region -- the first immunization campaign held since the COVID-19 pandemic reached Somalia...

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