Endemic countries, Social mobilization, Vaccination campaigns
Pakistan polio update – January 2019
Update on polio eradication efforts in Pakistan for January 2019
- 4 new cases of wild poliovirus cases were reported in January 2019.
- 1.5 million children were vaccinated in January 2019 at 353 Permanent Transit Points (PTPs) set up across the country.
- 39.4 million children were vaccinated during January National Immunization Campaign (NIDs).
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
60-year-old Raquelina Mazuze is proud of her contribution to the fight against polio as a social mobilizer in her native Mozambique.
Global leaders commit to ending polio once and for all
21 May 2023
From Polio to Progress