Polio this week as of 8 March 2017

Report
from Global Polio Eradication Initiative
Published on 08 Mar 2017 View Original

Polio this week as of 8 March 2017

  • Coffee with Polio Experts: A short video-chat with Senator Ayesha Raza Farooq, Prime Minister’s Focal Person on Polio Eradication in Pakistan, on the prospects of eradicating polio in the country.

  • Afghan women leading the battle against polio – a photo essay marking International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017.

  • Polio Research Committee (PRC) call for research proposals: the PRC is soliciting research proposals to support the implementation of the Polio Eradication & Endgame Strategic Plan. The deadline for submissions of proposals is 24 March 2017. Submission guidelines and procedures are available here.