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12 Jun, 2017, 14:30 BST Global Leaders Unite to Bring Polio One Step Closer to Eradication

Today, global health leaders gathered at the Rotary Convention in Atlanta to reaffirm their commitment to eradicating polio and pledge US$ 1.2...


25 Apr, 2013, 09:30 BST Global Leaders Support New Six-Year Plan to Deliver a Polio-Free World by 2018

Today, at the Global Vaccine Summit, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) presented a comprehensive six-year plan, the first plan to...


27 Sep, 2012, 17:48 BST Global Luminaries Unite to Issue Urgent Call for a Polio-Free World

New and Existing Donors Underscore Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity to End Polio Forever In a display of solidarity, leaders from around the world...