Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
“Mobile Mullah” Supports Polio Vaccination in Kandahar
On his motorbike, Mullah Rashid criss-crosses Kandahar, talking to communities about the importance of vaccination
Support critical ahead of launch of new strategic plan
Renewed donor support critical to ending polio after recent rise in cases and COVID-19 setbacks
In the middle of a devastating pandemic with no end in sight, a glimmer of hope came in August 2020, on the day the African Region was officially declared free of wild poliovirus.