Deputy Director, Polio
Michael Galway supports the foundation’s work to eradicate polio, with a special focus on Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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A front-row seat to the end of polio
The world is inching closer than ever to eradicating polio. More hard work lies ahead, but government leadership in Pakistan and the dedication of partners and vaccinators on the ground are creating the conditions for ridding the world of the disease for good.
Ending wild polio in Africa: A Q&A with Michael Galway and Violaine Mitchell
The foundation’s Michael Galway and Violaine Mitchell discuss the efforts behind Africa’s wild polio-free status and what it means for the future.
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