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.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for March 2020
Melissa Corkum, Polio Outbreak Response Senior Manager for UNICEF, has dedicated a large part of her professional life to ending polio.
Polio Social Mobilisers step up to aid Afghanistan’s vulnerable communities.
A reminder of why vaccines are so important.
Polio eradication call centre in Islamabad converted to fight COVID-19.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for March 2020