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.
G7 and Commonwealth Heads of Government call for strengthened support to global polio eradication effort
US$4.8 billion budget needed to implement new Strategy and eradicate the infectious disease Germany announces it will co-host polio pledging moment in 2022
With wild polio at lowest levels in history, SAGE also turns focus on post-eradication
1 March 2022
Statements by Regional Director EMRO and United Nations in the country
Members issue two statements on Yemen and Afghanistan calling for uninterrupted access for vaccinations to all children