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               9 December 2022, Vol. 97, No. 49, pp. 633–644 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 633 Progress towards poliomyelitis eradication – Afghanistan, January 2021–September 2022 640 WHO’s Health Emergencies Programme: acute emergencies monthly summary – October and November 2022 9 décembre 2022, vol. 97, N...
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     Volume 16, Issue 11 - November 2022   The Measles and Rubella Bulletin is a monthly publication reporting progress towards achieving measles and rubella elimination in the Western Pacific Region. Inside each issue, we present the latest reported data by country on measles and rubella incidence, surveillance performance, and...
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 The latest polio eradication activities around the world this month in Polio News. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌...
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Monthly Update !-- November 2022 in Review !-- www.immregistries.org In This Issue: Executive Director's UpdateAIRA 2023 National Meeting AnnouncementHow Ready Were We for COVID-19? AIRA Board SpotlightSmarty ChangesMeasurement & Improvement UpdatesEpi Shared Services (ESS) Is in Full Swing! Don't Miss Out on These Offerings! Discover...
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Recently Published Journal Articles by JSI Staff and Projects International Social and Behavior Change Communication SummitJSI is sponsoring and attending the Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Summit in Morocco between December 5-9. A variety of JSI experts and partners are presenting posters and holding workshops and events on differ...
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    VIDEO: EYE on Yellow Fever podcast - best bits. Click on the image above to view.     Thank you! We were delighted to see so many of you making time out of your busy schedules to attend the 6th EYE Annual Partners' Meeting last week, and to bring your ideas and attention to our important discussions. Thank you for the p...
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Yesterday, we commemorated World AIDS Day with colleagues and partners across the globe. The day offered an important moment to remember those we’ve lost and recommit to the hard work of ending the HIV epidemic. At our office in Washington, DC, we had a moving panel with international leaders who reflected on their experiences as clinicians and pio...
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Dear all,   The end of this year is fast approaching and the monthly updates 22’ will also pause during the December break. In November, our article based on the survey conducted through the GNN on COVID-19 vaccine policy development was finally published and is accessible in open access here: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/...
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  Hello,   Join the Immunization Integration Program (IIP) on Wednesday, December 14 from 3 to 4 p.m. ET as they highlight current and future efforts to improve immunization interoperability. Walk through the process of how immunization interoperability challenges are identified, selected and tackled together with data exchange partners w...
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Global Digital Health ForumAs a sponsor of the upcoming Global Digital Health Forum 2022, in Washington, DC, our Center for Digital Health is leading a team of innovators to explore the theme of Driving Effective and Equitable Digital Health Innovation. Muka Chikuba-McLeod Interviewed by Voice of AmericaOctober 2022 was a notable moment as Zambia s...
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  28th meeting of the Regional Certification Commission on Polio Eradication in Western Pacific Region 15-17 November 2020, Ha Noi, Viet Nam   At its 28th meeting in Ha Noi, Viet Nam, the Regional Certification Commission (RCC) concluded that the Western Pacific Region remained free of indigenous and imported wild poliovirus transmission....
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      October EYE Strategy Newsletter     6th EYE Strategy Annual Partners' Meeting We are looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible at the 6th EYE Annual Partners’ Meeting on 29th and 30th November 2022. Registration is now open, so please click on the button below or use the link to go directly to the...
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  An update from the COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Partnership ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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SUMMARY: As of 30 October 2022, a total of 273 million people in the African Region had completed the primary COVID-19 vaccination series, representing 23.4% of the Region’s population. Three countries have surpassed the target of 70% of their population having completed the primary series: Mauritius (86.0%), Seychelles (76.5%) and Liberia (75.5%)....
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              18 November 2022, Vol. 97, No. 46, pp. 591–598 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 591 Elimination of human onchocerciasis: progress report, 2021 18 novembre 2022, vol. 97, No. 46, pp. 591-598 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 591 Élimination de l’onchocercose humaine: rapport de situation, 2021 Download ...
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Dr. Sylvia Bartley Joins JSI as Chief of StaffSylvia Bartley joins JSI and its affiliate, World Education, Inc. as chief of staff. Dr. Bartley has a distinguished career in health care, helping employees, boards, and organization partners achieve health, business, philanthropic, and equity goals. Health Centers and Value-Based PaymentA new article ...
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  October 2022 | Situation Report from the COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Partnership ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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  News from PATH on vaccine uptake and access    November 2022  |  Subscribe            In this issue Experts share the evidence and public health impact of single-dose HPV vaccination Understanding new vaccine introduction decision-making in Bangladesh Pakistan completes na...
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      Work with us!  We have another career opportunity on the EYE Secretariat. Consultant – Epidemiologist (yellow fever) Deadline for applications is 30th November 2022, 22:59 Central European Time. For more information and to apply, click here. Background To respond to the increased risk of large urban yellow fever outbr...
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   ​ IN THIS EDITION Exchange on communication strategies and generation of demand to improve COVID-19 and routine vaccination ratesConversation with Daniel Salas, new chief of the PAHO Comprehensive Family Immunization UnitCOVID-19 vaccination in the Region of the Americas: Achievements and future challengesEl Salvador's Expanded Immuniz...
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               11 November 2022, Vol. 97, No. 45, pp. 575–590 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 575 Global leishmaniasis surveillance: 2021, assessing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic 11 novembre 2022, vol. 97, No. 45, pp. 575-590 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 575 Surveillance mondiale de la leishmaniose:...
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   World Pneumonia Day November 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health  World Pneumonia Day  2022 Pneumonia and Diarrhea Progress Report Finds Continued Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic and Stalled Progress For over 10 years, IVAC’s annual Pneumonia & Diarrhea Progress Report has tracked the progress agai...
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     Volume 16, Issue 10 - October 2022   The Measles and Rubella Bulletin is a monthly publication reporting progress towards achieving measles and rubella elimination in the Western Pacific Region. Inside each issue, we present the latest reported data by country on measles and rubella incidence, surveillance performance, and ...
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     Thirty-third meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee on the international spread of poliovirus   The thirty-third meeting of the Polio IHR Emergency Committee was convened on 12 October 2022. The Emergency Committee reviewed the data on wild poliovirus (WPV1) and circulating vaccine derived polioviruses (cVDPV) in the contex...
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      Work with us!  We currently have two career opportunities on the EYE Secretariat. 1. Project Management Officer, EYE Secretariat (Grade P4). Apply by Nov 24, 2022, 23:59 Central European Time. The global Eliminate Yellow Fever Epidemics (EYE) Strategy was developed during the second half of 2016 by...
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     CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ANNUAL PARTNERS' MEETING   CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ANNUAL PARTNERS' MEETING Or use this link: https://tinyurl.com/EYE2022 The global strategy to Eliminate Yellow fever Epidemics (EYE) is a comprehensive, multi-component, and multi-partner initiative that aims at preparing the ...
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You don't want to miss this.    What you may have missed Resources News Events PtD chair and deputy chair Call for applications   People that Deliver is saying goodbye to two of its stars: chair Lloyd Matowe and deputy chair Jenny Froome. After four and two years in their roles, respectively, the time has come for renewal, and PtD is now recei...
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  Monthly Update !-- October 2022 in Review !--!-- www.immregistries.org !-- In This Issue: Executive Director's UpdateAIRA 2023 National Meeting AnnouncementOnboarding Shared Services Fall Training RecapAIRA Board SpotlightMeasurement & Improvement: Data at Rest into AssessmentBulk Query ToolkitFree Data Viz Trainings This Winter! Co...
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              4 November 2022, Vol. 97, No. 44, pp. 567–574 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 567 Routine vaccination coverage – worldwide, 2021 4 novembre 2022, vol. 97, No. 44, pp. 567-574 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 567 Couverture de la vaccination systématique dans le monde, 2021 Download   DownloadTél...
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 The latest polio eradication activities around the world this month in Polio News. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌...
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Dear all,   Here is the October update and this month is ending with the GNN webinar. We discussed the recent SAGE recommendations on monkeypox and COVID-19 variant-containing vaccines as well as the access and programmatic implications for future COVID-19 vaccination. The meeting presentations will be circulated separately but the recording i...
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               28 October 2022, Vol. 97, No. 43, pp. 537–566 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 537 Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2023 southern hemisphere influenza season 550 Antigenic and genetic characteristics of zoonotic influenza A viruses and development of candidate vac...
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  An update from the COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Partnership ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ...
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     Global leaders commit US$ 2.6 billion at World Health Summit to end polio   On 18 October 2022 global leaders confirmed US$ 2.6 billion in funding toward the Global Polio Eradication Initiative’s (GPEI) 2022-2026 Strategy at a pledging moment at the World Health Summit in Berlin. Read more here  Read more in the latest...
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   IVAC Webinar Series October 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Register for Webinar, "Restoring coverage of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines (PCV) as a Priority"    Register Now When: November 9, 2022 at 11:00AM - 12:00PM ET The COVID-19 pandemic has led to major backsliding for childhood...
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  Image: Chad laboratory staff together for training at Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Référence National (CHURN) de N’djaména    September EYE Strategy Newsletter     REGISTER NOW FOR THE 6TH EYE ANNUAL PARTNERS’ MEETING 2022  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ANNUAL PARTNERS' MEETING   Registrations ...
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IN THIS EDITION • Overview: Global Situation | 92 Advanced Market Commitment Countries | 34 Countries for Concerted Support • In-depth: Data and reporting systems for vaccine delivery • Country insights: Opportunities and challenges of real-time COVID-19 reporting systems - Malawi, Burkina Faso and Rwanda  This Issue can be downloaded bel...
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               21 October 2022, Vol. 97, No. 42, pp. 525–536 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 525 Progress towards poliomyelitis eradication – Pakistan, January 2021–July 2022 532 WHO’s Health Emergencies Programme (WHE): acute emergencies monthly summary – September 2022 21 octobre 2022, vol. 97, No. 42, pp. 52...
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Hello,    Following the Food and Drug Administration’s Emergency Use Authorization, CDC’s Director Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, signed a decision memo allowing Novavax monovalent COVID-19 boosters for adults.    A monovalent Novavax booster dose (instead of a bivalent mRNA booster dose) may be used in people ages 18 years and ...
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               14 October 2022, Vol. 97, No. 41, pp. 513–524 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 513 Global programme to eliminate lymphatic filariasis: progress report, 2021 14 octobre 2022, Vol. 97, No. 41, pp. 513-524 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 513 Programme mondial pour l’élimination de la filarios...
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      Volume 16, Issue 9 - September 2022   The Measles and Rubella Bulletin is a monthly publication reporting progress towards achieving measles and rubella elimination in the Western Pacific Region. Inside each issue, we present the latest reported data by country on measles and rubella incidence, surveillance performanc...
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    Immunization programs around the world have new and familiar challenges to preventing life-altering diseases. After focusing on COVID-19 vaccine programs for the past few years, countries now look to strengthen routine immunization and program recovery to prevent further backslides and outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases. Whethe...
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      GPEI Welcomes the Launch of the 2022 Scientific Declaration on Polio Eradication   On 11 October more than 2,800 leading scientists, physicians, and global health experts from 110 endemic, polio-affected, at-risk, and partner countries launched the 2022 Scientific Declaration on Polio Eradication. Although remarkable ...
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               7 October 2022, Vol. 97, No. 40, pp. 493–512 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 493 WHO position paper on hepatitis A vaccines – October 2022 7 octobre 2022, Vol. 97, No. 40, pp. 493-512 Maintenant en ligne DANS CE NUMÉRO 493 Note de synthèse: position de l’OMS concernant les vaccins contre l’h...
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  Monthly Update September 2022 in Review www.immregistries.org In This Issue: Executive Director's UpdateAIRA 2022 Board Election ResultsAIRA 2023 National MeetingWelcome New Staff to AIRARegister for Epi Connect!Measurement & Improvement: Data at Rest into AssessmentImmunization Integration Program (IIP) Participates in the Integrating t...
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 The latest polio eradication activities around the world this month in Polio News. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌...
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      Afghanistan completes largest ever review of polio surveillance system   To ascertain whether the sharp decline in the number of children paralysed by wild poliovirus in Afghanistan in the last eighteen months was an accurate reflection of the reality on the ground, 16 polio experts  visited 76 districts in 25 of...
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               30 September 2022, Vol. 97, No. 39, pp. 481–492 Now online IN THIS ISSUE 481 Progress in eliminating onchocerciasis in the WHO Region of the Americas: Advances in reaching the last endemic communities of the South Focus in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela 485 Update: circulation o...
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Dear all,   Here comes the end of September, the fall season and the second ordinary SAGE meeting! NITAGs are getting back to other topics than COVID-19 vaccines and COVID-19 working groups are meeting less often - this will hopefully allow NITAG members to tackle the decrease in childhood immunization coverage and the ambitious IA2030 objecti...
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   IVAC Webinar Series September 2022 Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Register for Webinar, " Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Reaching the communities left furthest behind"    Register Now When: October 7, 2022 at 8:30 AM-9:30 AM ET The COVID-19 pandemic has affected countr...
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