#World Polio Day

  • Article: These British Politicians Battled Paralympians in a Wheelchair Basketball Match — And Were Actually Quite Good
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    These British Politicians Battled Paralympians in a Wheelchair Basketball Match — And Were Actually Quite Good

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 24, 2017

    London hosted the battle of the titans for World Polio Day. Read more

  • Article: It’s World Polio Day: Here’s What the World Accomplished This Year
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    It’s World Polio Day: Here’s What the World Accomplished This Year

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 24, 2017

    We are so close to eradicating the second disease in history — but there is still work to be done. 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: 'Breathe' Offers a New Take on Love In Hollywood — With a Story About Polio
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    'Breathe' Offers a New Take on Love In Hollywood — With a Story About Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 23, 2017

    Global Citizen talked with “Breathe” producer Jonathan Cavendish. Read more

  • Article: The US Must Continue Supporting Polio Eradication — And Here’s Why
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    The US Must Continue Supporting Polio Eradication — And Here’s Why

    By Solange Fortenbach|Oct. 23, 2017

    The US has been a leader in the fight to eradicate polio; this shouldn’t stop now. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Global Citizens Shaped the UK Government’s First 100 Days
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    Here’s How Global Citizens Shaped the UK Government’s First 100 Days

    By Paul Abernethy|Oct. 24, 2016

    There's good news, and there's bad news. Read more

  • Video: A Pakistani Polio Worker’s Message to the World: ‘Never Lose Hope’
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    A Pakistani Polio Worker’s Message to the World: ‘Never Lose Hope’

    By Luca Powell|Oct. 24, 2016

    By 2016, Sufi Mujhgan wants to make her country polio-free. Read more

  • Article: Watching Your Loved Ones ‘Survive’ Polio — a Brother’s Reflections
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    Watching Your Loved Ones ‘Survive’ Polio — a Brother’s Reflections

    Oct. 24, 2016

    Looking back, I realize I was one of the lucky ones, not only in India, but in my family. Read more