Pakistan + 32 more

Polio this week as of 09 September 2021


  • “We re-affirm our commitment to eradicate polio… We note the critical role that adaptable surveillance capacity, like that found in the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, has in the ability to reach vulnerable communities to prevent and respond to pandemics.” – G20 Health Ministers. Read more

  • Summary of new WPV and cVDPV viruses this week (AFP cases and ES positives):

    • Nigeria: 18 cVDPV2 cases