News & Perspective

Oct 21, 2016

Oct 21, 2016
IPV vaccination

WHO panel recommends dose-sparing strategy for IPV polio vaccine

High demand, production problems, and lack of raw materials contribute to the shortage, which has hindered immunization campaigns at a crucial time.

Mar 04, 2015

Mar 04, 2015

News Scan for Mar 04, 2015

New Saudi MERS case
Polio emergency continues
Cholera on Hispaniola

Jun 25, 2014

Jun 25, 2014

News Scan for Jun 25, 2014

Polio in central Africa
More Foster Farms salmonellosis

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.

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