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Polio eradication this week:

  • Ministers of Health from around the world adopted a landmark resolution to end polio once and for all at the World Health Assembly in Geneva last week. The discussions were informed by a status report prepared by the Global Polio Eradication Initiative.


  • Polio staff continue to offer support to the humanitarian response to the devastating earth quakes in Nepal. Read more.


  • The 11th IMB report was published last week, reporting on progress towards polio eradication and making recommendations.


Key publications



  • Polio eradication report to the 68th World Health Assembly (May 2015) [pdf]  English | Français |

       Draft resolution proposed by the Secretariat WHA68/21 Add.1












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