#Polio

  • Article: Polio Discovered in Papua New Guinea for the First Time in 20 Years
    Health

    Polio Discovered in Papua New Guinea for the First Time in 20 Years

    By Madeleine Keck|July 6, 2018

    There has never been a more important time to vaccinate every child. Read more

  • Article: 1.3 Million Afghan Children Are at Risk of Contracting Polio
    Health

    1.3 Million Afghan Children Are at Risk of Contracting Polio

    July 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A new round of a polio immunization campaign went into action on Monday in Afghanistan. Read more

  • Article: Niger Just Vaccinated More Than 5 Million Children Against Polio
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    Niger Just Vaccinated More Than 5 Million Children Against Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 19, 2018

    Polio is 99% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Polio Report: Commonwealth Leaders Come Through On Their Commitments
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    Global Citizen Polio Report: Commonwealth Leaders Come Through On Their Commitments

    By Katie Dallas|April 18, 2018

    323 million lives already impacted. But the job is not done. Read more

  • Article: New Polio Immunization Plan Will Reach 38.7 Million Children in Pakistan
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    New Polio Immunization Plan Will Reach 38.7 Million Children in Pakistan

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 9, 2018

    Polio is eradicated in all but three countries, including Pakistan. Read more

  • Article: ‘They Used to Call Me Spotted Deer’: A Smallpox Survivor Tells His Story
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    ‘They Used to Call Me Spotted Deer’: A Smallpox Survivor Tells His Story

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 26, 2018

    Sundaram Parthasarathi shares how the now-eradicated disease once threatened his life. Read more

  • Article: This 2-Month-Old Girl Is Living Proof That We’re Winning the Fight Against Polio
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    This 2-Month-Old Girl Is Living Proof That We’re Winning the Fight Against Polio

    By Katie Dallas|March 13, 2018

    Your actions protected her from the devastating disease. Read more

  • Article: Why 53 World Leaders Are About to Descend on London
    Citizenship

    Why 53 World Leaders Are About to Descend on London

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 12, 2018

    The UK is about to host one of the biggest events in the global calendar. Read more