Новости по теме Poliomyelitis

A polio worker administers polio vaccine drops to a boy. ©Reuters/Akhtar Soomro
Pakistan to set up polio vaccination points at airports

Pakistan will set up mandatory polio immunisation points at its international airports in response to recommendations by the World Health Organisation, the health ministry said.

Pakistan to set up polio vaccination points at airports
India to celebrate 'victory over polio'
India to celebrate 'victory over polio'

Indian leaders are set later Tuesday to celebrate the eradication of polio, marking one of the country's biggest public health success stories which was once thought impossible to achieve.

India to celebrate 'victory over polio'
Health Minister Yael German. ©REUTERS/Ammar Awad
Israel to launch mass polio vaccination campaign

Israel on Monday launches a mass campaign in the south of the country to vaccinate 200,000 children up to nine years old against polio.

Israel to launch mass polio vaccination campaign
Gates says world must push to finally eradicate polio
Gates says world must push to finally eradicate polio

Bill Gates said Tuesday that the world must commit to wiping out the remaining cases of polio and finally eradicate the disease despite squeezed aid budgets and violence plaguing vaccination efforts.

Gates says world must push to finally eradicate polio
WHO says polio fight critical despite attacks
WHO says polio fight critical despite attacks

The head of the World Health Organization's polio drive said Friday it was crucial to push on with the fight to eradicate the disease despite a rising death toll among vaccination workers.

WHO says polio fight critical despite attacks
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UNICEF provided poliomyelitis vaccine to Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan completed immunization of children against poliomyelitis. It was done because of the outbreak in Tajikistan and Russia in 2010.

UNICEF provided poliomyelitis vaccine to Kazakhstan