Endemic countries, Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV), Vaccination campaigns
Pakistan polio snapshot – March 2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for March 2020
- 17.2 million children were vaccinated during the SNID campaign.
- 0.9 million children were vaccinated at 371 Permanent Transit Points.
Polio social mobilisers have adapted their work to support families in Afghanistan.
Dr Fiona Braka, Immunization Team Lead for WHO Nigeria, speaks about fighting polio outbreaks and toppling gender barriers.
US$ 8.8 billion pledged to fund immunization through Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for April 2020
We join Joana on a vaccination day in Happyland, one of the poorest and most densely populated areas of the city.
Melissa Corkum, Polio Outbreak Response Senior Manager for UNICEF, has dedicated a large part of her professional life to ending polio.