Syria cVDPV2 Outbreak Situation Report #14 - 19 September 2017
One new case of cVDPV2 confirmed this week, from Mayadeen district, Deir EzZor governorate. The case, a 9-month-old boy with no polio vaccination history, had onset of paralysis 19 June 2017.
The total number of cVDPV2 cases is 40. All confirmed cases to date have had onset of paralysis before 14 July 2017.
Preparations for the second Raqqa round continue.
Micro-plans are being updated for each of Raqqa’s districts. Pre-round C4D activities have started.
IPV vaccination for children missed in the second Deir Ez-Zor round continues through health facilities.
An IPV campaign targeting children aged between 2-23 months in Aleppo, Idlib and Hama is being planned to boost population immunity.