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Afghanistan polio snapshot – August 2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for August 2018
-Intensified eradication efforts are continuing in Afghanistan, in close cross-border coordination with Pakistan.
-Efforts are focusing on reaching children in hard-to-reach areas, and among mobile population groups.
-Subnational surveillance sensitivity continues to be strengthened.
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21 March 2023
On Tuesday 28 February 2023, ministers and high-level delegates from across the Eastern Mediterranean Region participated in the seventh meeting of the Regional Subcommittee for Polio Eradication and Outbreaks.
At the workshops, women health workers were the chief guests while everyone else had one job: to listen.
Seventh meeting of the Regional Subcommittee for Polio Eradication and Outbreaks - 28 February 2023
There’s commitment at every level to eradicate polio.
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