Endemic countries, Vaccination campaigns
Pakistan polio snapshot – September 2021
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for September 2021
- No case of WPV1 was confirmed
- 41.5 million children were vaccinated during NIDs.
- 0.8 million children were vaccinated at 72 Permanent Transit Points
At WHO Executive Board, experts discuss concrete ways to tackle last remaining polio strong-holds
16 January 2023
This snapshot shows all polio events and outbreaks that occurred/were ongoing in the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) in 2022
When a mother brought her young son to a clinic in Paghman, a town not far from the Afghan capital Kabul, Spogmai, a nurse on duty at the time, paid special attention.
Recommendations from the international review of Afghanistan’s poliovirus surveillance system are yielding important results for the country’s eradication programme.
Qatar, supported by WHO, ramps up surveillance for polio during the FIFA World Cup 2022