Afghanistan Polio Snapshot – April 2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for April 2019
- 4 cases of wild poliovirus were reported in April 2019.
- 9.2 million children under the age of five were targeted during the March National Immunization Days (NIDs)—conducted between 1-5 April 2019.
- 578 Permanent Transit Teams (PTTs) were operational across Afghanistan in April 2019.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for August 2021
07 September 2021
Afghanistan’s Polio Eradication Initiative continues operations amidst ongoing instability in the country