Social mobilization, Surveillance, Vaccination campaigns
Afghanistan polio snapshot – February 2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for February 2020
- 2 cases of wild poliovirus were reported
- 6.7 million children were vaccinated.
- Permanent transit teams vaccinated 1,800,000 children and cross-border teams vaccinated 124, 309 children
Vaccinators tackle winter conditions and challenging contexts during Afghanistan’s last polio campaign of the year.
After a pause in polio campaigns due to COVID-19, Chad and other African Region countries strive to boost immunity
Community mobilizers build trust with communities ahead of crucial vaccination campaigns.
Joint efforts help reach every child with polio vaccine.
Integrated polio and measles campaign protects thousands of children.
Locally recruited health workers in Pakistan lead efforts to engage with families.