Progress finally being made in polio fight in Pakistan

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Rotarians mark a child, held by his covered mother, after he was immunized.

Pakistan is one of the few countries in which polio is endemic. In addition to having to overcome violent resistance by anti-Western terrorists to polio immunization programs, Rotary is working to minimize the difficulty of treating migrant population.

Go here for a dramatic story describing the situation, and showing what our ongoing support of polio immunization efforts now is accomplishing with the cooperation pf Pakistani government and health entities after years of neglect.


 

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