ROTARY RELEASES US$40.3 MILLION TO END POLIO WORLDWIDE
June 16, 2015
The fight to eradicate polio gets an additional US$40.3 million boost from Rotary in support of immunization activities and research to be carried out by the Global Polio Eradication Initiative.
Cautiously optimistic in the global fight against polio
June 9, 2015
Dr. Hamid Jafari, WHO’s Director for Global Polio Eradication and Research addressed Rotary members at Rotary’s International Convention in Sao Paulo, Brazil on June 8. Jafari updated the audience with the current status on global polio eradication efforts.
Bill Gates thanks Rotary for fighting to end polio
June 8, 2015
Bill Gates addressed Rotary members at the International Convention to thank them for their unwavering support to end polio over the last 30 years.
Rotary honors Japanese Prime Minister
May 29, 2015
Rotary International recognized Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on 28 May, with the organization’s Polio Eradication Champion Award for his efforts to support a polio-free world.
The reasons to fight polio are personal
May 19, 2015
Learn how an assignment in India impacted the way a polio ambassador and Rotary staff fight for the disease eradication.