Volunteer Vaccinators Overcome Numerous Challenges To Help Eradicate Polio In DRC
WHO Africa: DRC: The great lengths that polio vaccinators go to reach every last child
“By foot, boat, and bicycle, thousands of volunteer vaccinators in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) go to extraordinary efforts, sometimes at personal risk, to help eradicate polio. … Stopping polio transmission in DRC has been challenging. … Despite these challenges, the DRC’s polio program trailblazed a number of innovations and measures to overcome these challenges, which have since been used by other countries…” (9/23).