World Polio Day

Oct 2020

24 October is World Polio Day, where the world is reminded about the importance of eradicating Polio through vaccination.

Afghanistan has registered so far in 2020, 40 cases of Wild Polio across the country. Vaccination campaigns were disrupted by the covid19 pandemic and only in August were set to be resumed.

For more information about the situation of Polio in Afghanistan: http://polioeradication.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/snapshot-polio-august.pdf

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