Afghanistan polio snapshot – September 2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Afghanistan for September 2019
- One case of wild poliovirus was reported
- 6.1 million children were vaccinated.
- Permanent transit teams vaccinated 1 428 845 children and cross-border teams vaccinated 164 692 children
WHO Executive Board urges intensified efforts to give world one less infectious disease to worry about and work towards sustainability of gains in polio-free countries.
Soni Farhan’s work to eradicate polio has been as healing for her as it has been for the children she’s determined to help.
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for December 2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for November 2021
2021 may go down in history as the turning point in the global effort to eradicate polio.
High level commitment to ending polio in Pakistan by regional UN leadership