Report for the VDPV2 Response

Central African Republic Situation Report for the VDPV2 Response

Situation Overview

Between May 29 and June 21, 2019:  Confirmation of 4 new polio emerging type 2 vaccinederived poliovirus (VDPV2)  in Bambari (2) and Bimbo (2) districts;  Official declaration of national public health emergency on May 30, 2019 by the Ministry of Health and Population.  

Organization of round 0 of the vaccination campaign in 04 health districts: Bimbo from  June 17 to 19 and Bambari, Grimari, Alindao from June 19 to 21, 2019.  Teleconference held with advisory group with the participation of the Minister of Health and during which the scope of rounds 1 and 2 was approved.