Endemic countries, Vaccination campaigns
Afghanistan polio snapshot – January 2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for January 2020
- No cases of wild poliovirus were reported
- 9.9 million children were vaccinated.
- Permanent transit teams vaccinated 1,743,299 children and cross-border teams vaccinated 117, 232 children
As of 4 August 2021
Funding to be used to vaccinate more than 16 million children in 84 highest risk districts
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for May 2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for May 2021
Pakistan is one of two countries where wild poliovirus remains endemic making it essential that the entire country supports the successful implementation of every polio campaign. Women play a critical role, often working at polio’s frontline.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for April 2021