Endemic countries, Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV), Vaccination campaigns
Pakistan polio snapshot – March 2020
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for March 2020
- 17.2 million children were vaccinated during the SNID campaign.
- 0.9 million children were vaccinated at 371 Permanent Transit Points.
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
Global leaders commit to ending polio once and for all
21 May 2023
From Polio to Progress
G7 Heads of State and Health Ministers call for global support to achieving lasting polio-free world by 2026, ahead of WHA
Leaders commend polio value for broader public health emergencies and call for strengthened support to achieve polio-free world