Effective communication can increase community participation, build trust and help persuade parents to vaccinate their children against polio. The PolioInfo website and database present communication data collected, analyzed and applied in country to help strengthen community support and commitment towards the goal of Global Polio Eradication.
Add your name to the petition to the right, calling on world leaders to help realise the end of polio. For each petition signature a child will be vaccinated through the Global Polio Eradication Initiative.
As we mark World Polio Day, help us build the momentum behind this generation defining opportunity.
Use the buttons above to ask your friends to join the call to realise the end of polio.
Remember, we're matching the first 20,000 signatures with donations to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative - so their signature will allow a child to be vaccinated against this paralysing disease.
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