At the Global Vaccine Summit in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday and Thursday, the international community pledged approximately $4 billion toward polio eradication. "The commitments made at the Global Vaccine Summit will provide critical resources to help make the Global Polio Eradication Initiative's eradication and endgame strategy a reality," UN Foundation President and CEO Kathy Calvin said in a statement about the Summit. "Every child, regardless of where she or he lives, deserves protection against dangerous but preventable diseases." Read more.
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