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  • Article: This 71-Year-Old Polio Survivor Has to Scrounge for Parts for His Iron Lung
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    This 71-Year-Old Polio Survivor Has to Scrounge for Parts for His Iron Lung

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 23, 2017

    Paul Alexander is proof the fight to end polio is not yet over. Read more

  • Article: Let’s Talk Money — Here’s How Polio Eradication Will Save the World Billions
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    Let’s Talk Money — Here’s How Polio Eradication Will Save the World Billions

    By Shakira Donovan|Oct. 24, 2017

    Lifting communities out of poverty one vaccine at a time. Read more

  • Article: 3 Times the Fight to End Polio Helped Prevent Other Health Emergencies
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    3 Times the Fight to End Polio Helped Prevent Other Health Emergencies

    By Shakira Donovan|Oct. 24, 2017

    Polio eradication efforts are helping to advance the movement for universal health care. Read more

  • Article: Somalia Is Now Polio-Free
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    Somalia Is Now Polio-Free

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 14, 2017

    Polio has been eradicated from all but three countries around the world. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Pledged to Immunise up to 45 Million Children Against Polio
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    The UK Just Pledged to Immunise up to 45 Million Children Against Polio

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Katie Dallas|Aug. 4, 2017

    Over 481,000 actions by Global Citizens helped make this happen. Read more

  • Article: New Polio Cases Reported in DR Congo, the First in 5 Years
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    New Polio Cases Reported in DR Congo, the First in 5 Years

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 14, 2017

    Cases like these remind us why contributions are still important in the fight to end polio. Read more

  • Article: Canada Makes $100 Million Pledge for Polio Eradication
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    Canada Makes $100 Million Pledge for Polio Eradication

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 12, 2017

    “Women and girls will build a better world — a polio-free world.” Read more

  • Article: India celebrates five years without polio: why it's good news for everyone
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    India celebrates five years without polio: why it's good news for everyone

    By Stephen Brown|Jan. 13, 2016|Global Poverty Project

    Can polio eradication be the first success of the Global Goals? Read more