Gates Blog Post Discusses Polio Eradication In India, Other Countries, India’s New Campaign To Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s “The Optimist”: Congrats, India, you eradicated polio! What’s next?
Journalist Ryan Bell discusses India’s success in eradicating polio, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative’s (GPEI) strategy to eliminate polio in other countries, and India’s campaign to eliminate lymphatic filariasis (LF), which uses lessons from its experience with polio (3/25).

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