The Technical Advisory Group on Polio Eradication in Pakistan met on 29 – 30 August to debate the challenges confronted by the programme and suggest suggestions for reworking key points within the programme technique for polio eradication.
An Funding case has been launched with a view to make sure the GPEI’s funding necessities are absolutely financed till eradication and certification.
The August Polio Information with the newest information, polio in numbers and funding updates is now accessible.
Abstract of recent viruses this week: Afghanistan — two wild poliovirus kind 1 (WPV1) instances, Myanmar – one circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus kind 1 (cVDPV1) case, Angola – two circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus kind 2 (cVDPV2) instances, Ethiopia – one cVDPV2 case; Democratic Republic of the Congo – six (cVDPV2 instances).
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