About Ramesh Ferris

Ramesh Ferris is a Canadian polio survivor and global advocate in the fight against polio. He has worked with Global Citizen, Rotary International, the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Stories

  1. Article: COVID-19 Shows It’s High Time to Invest in Global Health Security
    OpinionHealth

    COVID-19 Shows It’s High Time to Invest in Global Health Security

    By Ramesh Ferris|March 19, 2020

    And it's up to us to call on our governments to commit funding to the WHO's Global Response Fund. Read more

  2. Article: Polio Immunization Is One of the World's Untold Success Stories
    OpinionHealth

    Polio Immunization Is One of the World's Untold Success Stories

    By Ramesh Ferris  and  Larry Bagnell|April 30, 2019

    But the job is not yet complete. Read more