Afghanistan Polio Snapshot – May 2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for May 2019
- 1 case of wild poliovirus was reported.
- 1 million children were vaccinated.
- Permanent Transit Teams (PTTs) vaccinated 971 281 children, and cross-border teams vaccinated 72 614 children against polio.
As well as Build more Climate Resilient Health Systems
Islamic Development Bank announces a new US$100 million loan approved in 2023 to help ensure a polio-free Pakistan
21 November 2023
First visit by the POB and representatives from all GPEI partners to Pakistan in 2023.
Engaging digital communities to build trust in vaccines and eradicate polio