Posted by Cathy K on Jan 08, 2019
 
Dear District 5010 End Polio Now,
I want to thank you for the leadership and support of the many World Polio Day events that occurred across your District.  Please continue to share the best ideas with me so I can share them to other Districts for next year.
 
 
POLIO CASES to Week of December 11, 2018
 
Globally to December 11th  there have been 29 Wild Polio Type1 cases compared to 17 cases in 2017.  Twenty one of those cases occurred in Afghanistan and 8 in Pakistan.
To date there were 98 Circulating Vaccine-derived Poliovirus cases which occurred in 5 countries compared to 84 cases last year in 2 countries.  
All of the details are available on the Global Eradication Initiative website: