Wild Poliovirus Distribution Nigeria 2008-2009 YTD
2009 Polio Cases as of 9 Sept 2009
Rapid development of new bivalent OPV (types 1 & 3) for use in 2009 Superior to tOPV & as good as mOPVs
United Nations Secretary General “ I am with you in this great campaign…now is the time to finish the job.” Mr. Ban Ki MOON RI Convention 21 June 2009
President of the United States President Barack Obama Cairo, Egypt 4 June 2009 “ And today I am announcing a new global effort with the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) to eradicate polio.”
US$200 million Rotary’s US$200 Million Challenge
Rotary’s US$200 Million Challenge Over US$90 million raised to date
Rotary’s US$200 Million Challenge Each club challenged to organize fundraising events aimed at the general public.
Rotary’s US$200 Million Challenge Clubs are encouraged to set yearly goals for the next three years.
Rotary’s US$200 Million Challenge All Rotarians invited to participate, with special emphasis on new clubs and members.
Purple Pinkie Project
Fundraising Successes Car magnets Loony Dook
Rotary’s US$200 Million Challenge Cash and District Designated Funds accepted. Suggesting up to 20% of DDF
Operational Support: activities that ensure the polio vaccine reaches all children Surveillance: highly labor intensive process to report all potential polio cases Social Mobilization : raise community awareness of polio immunization activities and the Benefits of immunization Research : scientifically-based activities to provide data to ensure that the goal of a polio-free world is met Categories of Expenditures
*The terms of the Gates Challenge grant include a small component of funding for research. PolioPlus has not traditionally funded research. DISTRIBUTION OF POLIOPLUS GRANTS 2002-2009 in US$ millions Operational Support Costs $186.65 (61%) Administrative Grants to National PolioPlus Committees $1.92 (1%) Research $9.4 (3%)* Social Mobilization $33.55(11%) Surveillance $72.3 (24%) *The terms of the Gates Challenge grant include a small component of funding for research. Rotary (PolioPlus) has not traditionally funded research. [Operational Support Costs include manpower, training and meetings, supplies and equipment, and transportation.]