Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Polio Campaign Encounters Resistance in Central Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) says the ongoing polio vaccination campaign is facing resistance in Central African countries. The United Nations has been assisting six countries in the region with synchronized vaccinations after Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea reported more than a dozen cases of the wild polio virus in less than three years. Heath care workers deployed to vaccinate children at homes, schools, markets and churches say they met stiff resistance to giving the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter