Polio this week - as of 8 January 2014

from Global Polio Eradication Initiative
Published on 08 Jan 2014 View Original

The data table below is as of 08 January 2014

  • India will reach a great milestone in polio eradication on 13 January - three years since its last case of wild poliovirus! India was once thought to be the most difficult country in which to achieve polio eradication.

  • The Executive Board (EB) will meet in Geneva on 20-25 January. Ahead of the EB 134th session, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) published the report: “Poliomyelitis: intensification of the global eradication initiative”. The full report is available in English and French here.