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UK aid from the British people

UK Support to Polio Eradication 2013 – 2019 [GB-1-203826]

Department for International Development

The UK will provide support for global polio eradication over six years for the interruption of polio transmission in the remaining endemic countries (Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria), to outbreak control , to strengthening routine immunisation coverage rates , and the establishment of legacy planning to ensure eradication is sustained resulting in health gains beyond polio. The UK’s support will enable the full vaccination of more than 360 million children, so contributing to the achievement of child mortality and maternal health MDGs.

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Implementing Organisation(s) More information about implementing organisation(s)
  • GAVI
  • WHO (GENEVA)
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