#Polio

  • Article: Australia Commits $15 Million So Every Child Can Thrive and Live a Life Free From Polio

    Australia Commits $15 Million So Every Child Can Thrive and Live a Life Free From Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 25, 2019

    Almost 6,000 Global Citizens called on Australia to make a generous new investment. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Raise $2.6 Billion in Final Push to Eradicate Polio Once and for All
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    World Leaders Raise $2.6 Billion in Final Push to Eradicate Polio Once and for All

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 22, 2019

    “As long as polio virus still exists in any part of the world, all children are at risk.” Read more

  • Article: The Philippines Commences Mass Vaccination Campaign to Protect Children Against Polio

    The Philippines Commences Mass Vaccination Campaign to Protect Children Against Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 24, 2019

    The Philippines was declared polio-free by the World Health Organization in 2000. Read more

  • Article: Zambia's Health Minister Urges Parents to Vaccinate Their Children Against Polio
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    Zambia's Health Minister Urges Parents to Vaccinate Their Children Against Polio

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 22, 2019

    A 2-year-old boy has been found to have the virus. Read more

  • Article: Watch This Birmingham Writer's Heart-Rending Animated Poem About Her Experience of Polio
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    Watch This Birmingham Writer's Heart-Rending Animated Poem About Her Experience of Polio

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 21, 2019

    Josette Rice contracted polio age two in Jamaica. Now, she’s spreading the word through poetry. Read more

  • Article: Australian Politicians Unite to Champion One Last Push to End Polio
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    Australian Politicians Unite to Champion One Last Push to End Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 18, 2019

    Polio, once one of the world’s most feared diseases, is now 99% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: An NHS Doctor Has Shared 5 Powerful Reasons Why Vaccines Have Changed the World
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    An NHS Doctor Has Shared 5 Powerful Reasons Why Vaccines Have Changed the World

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 10, 2019

    Vaccines tell the story of human progress — and you have to see these tweets. Read more

  • Article: Britain Urged to Act Over Rising Global Attacks on Aid Workers

    Britain Urged to Act Over Rising Global Attacks on Aid Workers

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 6, 2019

    Nearly 300 aid workers and health workers were killed and more than 850 injured last year. Read more