Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
Pakistan polio update – July 2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for July 2018
- There were no new cases of wild poliovirus (WPV1) reported.
- 10.5 million children were vaccinated against poliovirus during case response campaigns by more than 73 000 dedicated frontline workers.
- Teams at transit points and borders successfully vaccinated 1.7 million children.
Integrated polio and measles campaign protects thousands of children.
Seven months since Afghanistan’s first COVID-19 case, women like Nasrin sustain the response.
Locally recruited health workers in Pakistan lead efforts to engage with families.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for July 2020
Dr. Ana Elena Chevez has a message for a new generation of women public health leaders.
Vaccinators aim to fill urgent immunity gaps that have widened in the under-five population.