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Over US$100 million was pledged for polio eradication at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting on 29 October. Australia led the charge with AUS$ 50 million over four years in new funding, joined by Canada, Nigeria and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

For more information visit http://www.polioeradication.org/tabid/408/iid/172/Default.aspx

Source: WHO

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 November 2011 08:42

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