Polio provides the road map for tackling pandemic and food security – Telegraph.co.uk

As Africa celebrated one of the greatest public health achievements of all time, by declaring the end of wild polio, the question remains how this may catalyze momentum around other health and development issues.

The historic milestone comes at a time when many communities are facing the triple emergency of Covid-19, locust invasions and the climate crisis, which is intensifying catastrophic events and food insecurity.

A recent Lancet study found that without serious action, we risk 426 children dying every day because of extreme hunger.

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