Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
Pakistan polio update – May 2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for May 2018
- There was one new case of wild poliovirus (WPV1).
- 24 million children were vaccinated against poliovirus by a team of more than 161 000 dedicated frontline workers.
- Teams at transit points and borders successfully vaccinated 1.4 million children.
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.