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IPV Introduction, OPV Withdrawal and Routine Immunization Strengthening

This web page contains the rationale for and resources related to the introduction of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), withdrawal of oral polio vaccine (OPV), and routine immunization strengthening. It provides five in-depth modules covering issues including understanding IPV introduction, presentation options for IPV, and monitoring the global status of IPV introduction with news updates and surveillance tools. In addition, a toolbox is available with technical materials on IPV introduction, including resources in different languages.

Author: World Health Organization

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Resource types: Website

Diseases/vaccines: Polio

Topics: Introduction and service delivery, Immunization financing, Vaccine safety and performance, Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global