Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
Afghanistan polio snapshot – June 2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for June 2018
- There was one new case of wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1).
- 100 000 children were vaccinated during special campaigns.
- Permanent transit teams and cross-border vaccination teams successfully vaccinated 1.2 million children against polio.
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Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for August 2019
Form by form, campaign by campaign, data handlers like Jan, Ali, and Bilal are helping to end polio.
Despite juggling several hats, women have greatly improved the quality and outcome of polio campaigns. Read their testimonials.