Regional Certification Commission

Comprised of public health and scientific experts, regional certification commissions independently verify polio eradication for all countries in the region.

Third meeting of the American Regional Commission on Polio Containment 9–10 October 2008, Panama City, Panama
Final report [pdf 223kb]

Second meeting of the American Regional Commission for Certification of Poliovirus Laboratory Containment and Verification of Polio-free Status 28–29 February 2008, Brasilia, Brazil
Final report [132kb]

First meeting of the American Regional Commission for Certification of Poliovirus Laboratory Containment and Verification of Polio-free Status 22-23 March 2004, Washington D.C., United States of America
Final report [pdf 541kb]

This independent panel of international public health experts reviews annual progress reports on immunization and surveillance from all 53 Member States of the European Region and reports the findings and required actions to WHO.

Reports of the European Regional Certification Commission for Poliomyelitis Eradication

The Eastern Mediterranean Regional Certification Commission reviews the certification reports submitted by countries in the region, and formulates recommendations and reviews progress towards certification of polio eradication  and containment of laboratory stocks of poliovirus.

Reports of the Eastern Mediterranean Regional Certification Commission

 

8th meeting of the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 23-25 March 2004,
New Delhi, India
Meeting report [pdf 134KB]

6th meeting of the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 23-25 March 2004,
New Delhi, India
Meeting report [pdf 60KB]

5th meeting of the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 5-8 March 2001, New Delhi, India
Meeting report [pdf 76KB] 

4th meeting of the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 21-23 March 2001, New Delhi, India
Meeting report [pdf 84KB]

7th meeting of the EPI Technical Consultative Group on Polio Eradication and Vaccine-preventable diseases in the South-East Asia Region 24-26 August 2000, Calcutta, India
Meeting report [pdf 439KB] 

2nd meeting of the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 7 April 1998, Bangkok, Thailand
Meeting report [pdf 39KB] 

Plan of action of  the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 12 February 1998,
New Delhi, India
Plan of action [pdf 87KB]

1st meeting of the International Certification Commission for Polio Eradication in the South-East Asia Region 3 June 1997, New Delhi, India
Meeting report [pdf 180KB] 

 

22nd meeting of the Regional Commission for the Certification (RCC) of Poliomyelitis Eradication in the Western Pacific Region 15-17 November 2016, Sydney, Australia
Meeting report [pdf 1,020KB]

21st meeting of the Regional Commission for the Certification (RCC) of Poliomyelitis Eradication in the Western Pacific Region 10-12 November 2015, Tokyo, Japan
Meeting report [pdf 868KB]

20th meeting of the Regional Commission for the Certification (RCC) of Poliomyelitis Eradication in the Western Pacific Region 12-14 November 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Meeting report [pdf 432KB]

19th meeting of the Regional Commission for the Certification (RCC) of Poliomyelitis Eradication in the Western Pacific Region 12-14 November 2013, Manila, Philippines
Meeting report [pdf 588KB]

18th meeting of the Regional Commission for the Certification (RCC) of Poliomyelitis Eradication in the Western Pacific Region 27–30 October 2010, Vientaine, Manila, Philippines
Meeting report [pdf 1MB]

14th meeting of the Regional Commission for the Certification (RCC) of Poliomyelitis Eradication in the Western Pacific Region 9–10 December 2008, Vientaine, Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Meeting report [pdf 2MB]