Polio update – May 2020
Family practices. Figures and stethoscope. Health care.

Polio update – May 2020

Here are the 4 most asked questions about Polio and Rotary’s involvement: -Which vaccine are we using and why? -Why are we vaccinating in so many countries? -What caused the increase in wild polio cases in 2019? -How is Covid-19 affecting the fight against polio?

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Polio Update – February 2020
Mother holding baby in her arms and kiss in a white bedroom.Love of family concept

Polio Update – February 2020

On his recent visit to Pakistan, The Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, made the following comments regarding the polio eradication efforts taking place in Pakistan: “Polio is one of the few diseases we can eradicate in the world in the next few years.

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Polio Update – The work continues
Day one of the Subnational Immunization Days in Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, a weeklong campaign to vaccinate children against polio. Rotarians, Rotaractors, health workers, and other volunteers set up and operate more than 1,500 immunization booths in the area. 23 June 2019.

Polio Update – The work continues

2019 has been a tough year for Polio Cases in the world 163 total cases of the wild polio virus reported vs 33 total cases in 2018135 cases in Pakistan…

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