#Polio

  • Article: Nairobi Just Rolled Out a Massive Polio Vaccination Drive

    Nairobi Just Rolled Out a Massive Polio Vaccination Drive

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 30, 2019

    “We are very close to achieving that goal of eradicating polio.” Read more

  • Article: This British Polio Survivor Shared His 3 Wishes With Us — and You Need to Hear Them
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    This British Polio Survivor Shared His 3 Wishes With Us — and You Need to Hear Them

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2019

    Colin Powell joined us in London to hand over your 27,000 petition signatures and personal messages. Read more

  • Article: This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.
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    This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 16, 2019

    Hauwa Mohammed is a true Global Citizen — we asked her why campaigning on health care is so vital. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Commits $2 Million to Support Polio Eradication in Papua New Guinea

    New Zealand Commits $2 Million to Support Polio Eradication in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|July 16, 2019

    Papua New Guinea has labeled 2019 as the ‘Year of Immunization’. Read more

  • Article: Over 3 Million Children in Papua New Guinea Have Been Vaccinated Against Polio in the Last 10 Months

    Over 3 Million Children in Papua New Guinea Have Been Vaccinated Against Polio in the Last 10 Months

    By Madeleine Keck  and  Pia Gralki|June 25, 2019

    The nation’s latest vaccination drive is currently underway. Read more

  • Article: This 29-Year Old Footballer Tragically Died of Polio. 60 Years Later, Birmingham Remembers His Legacy.

    This 29-Year Old Footballer Tragically Died of Polio. 60 Years Later, Birmingham Remembers His Legacy.

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 30, 2019

    Jeff Hall died less than two years after starring in an FA Cup final. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates: Afghanistan and Pakistan Must 'Get to Zero' Polio Cases
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    Bill Gates: Afghanistan and Pakistan Must 'Get to Zero' Polio Cases

    By Joe McCarthy|March 26, 2019

    The Gates Foundation has donated nearly $5 billion to the cause. Read more

  • Article: This Pakistani Province Just Made Polio Vaccines Mandatory For All Schoolchildren

    This Pakistani Province Just Made Polio Vaccines Mandatory For All Schoolchildren

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 12, 2019

    The nation is introducing new strict measures in the fight against the crippling disease. Read more