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50 Weeks to 50 Years at USAID – Week 2: Eradication of Polio

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In 1990, USAID announced its goal to end polio; it took four years. Read more >>

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USAID Responds to Polio Outbreak in Tajikistan

Tajikistan is experiencing its first importation of wild poliovirus into the country in 12 years and the first case in the WHO European Region since it was certified as polio free in 2002. As of June 9, 2010, there are 183 confirmed cases of polio, including 3 deaths, in Tajikistan – out of 288 total polio […]

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