Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
Afghanistan polio snapshot – November 2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for November 2018
- 2 new cases of wild poliovirus were reported in November 2018.
- 5.3 million children under the age of five were targeted for the November Supplementary Immunization Activities (SNIDs).
- 402 Permanent Transit Teams (PTTs) were operational across Afghanistan in November 2018.
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.
Grassroots efforts got Nigeria over the barriers to polio vaccination