Polio this week as of 15 March 2017

Report
from Global Polio Eradication Initiative
Published on 15 Mar 2017 View Original
  • Summary of newly-reported viruses this week (see country-specific sections below for further details): Pakistan – one WPV1 case, six WPV1 positive environmental samples.

  • Yemen and Syria have both carried out polio immunization campaigns as part of ongoing efforts to protect children affected by conflict.