COVID-19, Endemic countries, Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV)
Afghanistan polio snapshot – August 2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for August 2020
6 cases of Wild Polio Virus (WPV1) were confirmed – 2 from Kandahar, 2 from Hilmand, 1 from Uruzgan, and 1 from Khost
- 221 children with Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) -96 girls and 125 boys – were reported.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for August 2021
07 September 2021
Learn how the type 2 novel oral polio vaccine (nOPV2) is being rolled out across Africa to help more sustainably address outbreaks of a non-wild form of polio, cVDPV2, and protect children across the continent.
Afghanistan’s Polio Eradication Initiative continues operations amidst ongoing instability in the country
19 August 2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for July 2021