#polio

  • Article: How the Crisis in Venezuela Could Spread Diseases Around the World
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    How the Crisis in Venezuela Could Spread Diseases Around the World

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Feb. 1, 2019

    Low vaccination rates could fuel disease outbreaks beyond the country’s borders. Read more

  • Article: Here’s What You Should Know About Canada’s History of Foreign Aid
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    Here’s What You Should Know About Canada’s History of Foreign Aid

    Jan. 30, 2019

    For #IDW2019, Global Citizen took a look at the past, present, and future of Canada’s foreign aid. Read more

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can't Stop Now
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    Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can't Stop Now

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 17, 2019

    The Gateses have invested $10 billion into global health initiatives in the last 20 years. Read more

  • Article: WHO's Director-General Says It Is Committed to Ending Polio Forever
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    WHO's Director-General Says It Is Committed to Ending Polio Forever

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 11, 2019

    Polio is 99.9% eradicated, but it persists in three remaining countries. Read more

  • Article: Polio Is 99.9% Eradicated. The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Wants to End It Once and For All.
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    Polio Is 99.9% Eradicated. The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Wants to End It Once and For All.

    By Shion Seino|Oct. 24, 2018

    He's got his sights set on ending other diseases, too. Read more

  • Article: How Nelson Mandela Encouraged African Leaders to Take Action on Polio
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    How Nelson Mandela Encouraged African Leaders to Take Action on Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 23, 2018

    Polio remains endemic in just one African country today. Read more

  • Article: Australia Allocates Funding to Fight Escalating Polio Outbreak in Papua New Guinea
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    Australia Allocates Funding to Fight Escalating Polio Outbreak in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 22, 2018

    Australia will allocate $6 million dollars to fight polio in its nearest neighbour. Read more

  • Article: World Polio Day Parliamentary Event Unites the Australian Parliament
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    World Polio Day Parliamentary Event Unites the Australian Parliament

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 21, 2018

    "We’ve come a long way already, and one last push will finish polio.” Read more