Polio eradication shifts into emergency mode

[Bulletin from the cause: End Polio Now] Despite the dramatic drop in polio cases in the last year, the threat of continued transmission due to funding and immunization gaps has driven the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) to launch the Global Polio Emergency Action Plan 2012-13. The plan aims to boost vaccination coverage in the three remaining polio-endemic countries —...
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Rotary launches new public service campaign focused on polio eradciation

[Bulletin from the cause: End Polio Now] Go to Cause This Close – EN from Rotary International on Vimeo. Bill Gates leads list of international public figures that are “This Close” to ending polio. After more than 25 years of hard work, Rotary and its partners are now “This Close” to polio eradication, and a wide array of public figures and celebrities have signed on to...
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