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The slides from information session on poliovirus PIM (updated on 17 January 2019) held on 7 and 15 January are provided for your reference. For detailed information about WHO recommendations for containment of poliovirus infectious materials and potentially infectious materials, please refer to (1) WHO Global Action Plan III and (2) Guidance to minimize risks for facilities collecting, handling or storing materials potentially infectious for polioviruses, that can be found here.

Each facility that has poliovirus infectious materials and/or poliovirus potentially infectious materials is required to submit a completed Facility Reporting Form 1 to by 18 February 2019.