Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
Afghanistan polio snapshot – November 2018
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for November 2018
- 2 new cases of wild poliovirus were reported in November 2018.
- 5.3 million children under the age of five were targeted for the November Supplementary Immunization Activities (SNIDs).
- 402 Permanent Transit Teams (PTTs) were operational across Afghanistan in November 2018.
Newly-appointed Pakistan leaders committed to delivering polio-free country
Says commitment to polio eradication remains commendable, interruption of wild poliovirus is possible in six months with support from communities, government, administrative and security leadership
60-year-old Raquelina Mazuze is proud of her contribution to the fight against polio as a social mobilizer in her native Mozambique.
Global leaders commit to ending polio once and for all
21 May 2023
From Polio to Progress