Afghanistan Polio Snapshot – April 2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for April 2019
- 4 cases of wild poliovirus were reported in April 2019.
- 9.2 million children under the age of five were targeted during the March National Immunization Days (NIDs)—conducted between 1-5 April 2019.
- 578 Permanent Transit Teams (PTTs) were operational across Afghanistan in April 2019.
Reaching underserved populations with immunization in the Niger Delta
Everyday people in Pakistan advocating for vaccinations
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for April 2019
Health leaders at 72nd World Health Assembly welcome new Polio Endgame Strategy 2019-23: acknowledge a lot accomplished, a lot more to do to finish global polio eradication
Global Polio Eradication Initiative stakeholders convene to celebrate the Endgame Strategy 2019-2023
In March: 4 new cases of wild poliovirus cases were reported. 2 million children were vaccinated in March 2019 at 403 Permanent Transit Points (PTPs) set up across the country. 20.5 million children were vaccinated with oral polio...