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.
As 2022 draws to a close, independent technical bodies from key epi-centres dive deep on what it will take to achieve success in 2023
ISLAMABAD, DEC 2, 2022
Together, we can end polio!
We are close to making polio the second human disease to be eradicated, but what will it take to finally consign this killer disease to the history books?
More than 3000 scientists and health experts from 115 countries urge the world to fully fund eradication strategy following resurgence of disease
Tuesday 11 October 2022