News & Perspective

Jun 23, 2014

Jun 23, 2014

Polio Scan for Jun 23, 2014

Polio virus in Brazilian sewage
Polio cases in Pakistan, Afghanistan
Vaccination drive in Iraq
UAE-sponsored vaccination

May 05, 2014

May 05, 2014
Child receiving vaccine

International polio spread triggers WHO emergency declaration

WHO Director-General Margaret Chan declared polio's spread this year to be a public health emergency, and she spelled out temporary steps for curbing the threat.