Posted by Terry Ziegler on May 29, 2021
Polio Eradication Update For The Week Ending 05/29/2021
 
      Polio Eradication Update
For The Week Ending 5/29/21
 
Rotary’s World-wide 2020-21 Rotary Year Polio Fundraising Goal is
 $150 Million – Including the Gates Foundation $2 to $1 Match
 
Our Goal is Global Polio Eradication!
A Win Against Polio is a Win For Global Health!
               
Advocate, Donate & Educate to END POLIO NOW & FOREVER!
20,000,000 Children Saved from the Paralysis of Polio Since 1988                                                                                       
 Total paralysis cases
Year-to-date 2021
 
Total
2020
Total
2019
 
Total
2018
Total
 2017
Globally
2
140
176
33
22
- in endemic countries:
2
140
176
33
22
- in post-endemic countries:
0
0
0
0
0
 Wild Polio cases reported this week:
Pakistan 0, Afghanistan 0   
 
2021 Wild Polio Case Breakdown by Country (Green Numbers are 2020 Totals)
Endemic Countries – 1 Pakistan (2020-84), 1 Afghanistan (2020-56)
2021 Vaccine Derived Polio 94 Cases in 15 Countries (2020-1,087 Cases in 26 countries)
 
Terry Ziegler, bigzlumber@aol.com Rotary Region 26 Endowment/Major Gifts Adviser