Endemic countries, Vaccination campaigns
Afghanistan polio snapshot – May 2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for May 2021
- No new Wild Poliovirus (WPV1)cases and 5 new cVDPV2 cases were confirmed.
- 712,739 children were vaccinated against polio
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
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
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for April 2021