Congo-Kinshasa: Standing Up Against Polio

DRC is considered an "importation country", meaning it experiences outbreaks of polio because of low levels of immunity among the population. Polio eradication campaigns face myriads of obstacles.

Inna Kanda, Vaccinator, administers Oral Polio Vaccine in Sokoto, northern Nigeria.

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