VPV

Village Polio Volunteers

Village Polio Volunteers (VPV) are community members selected from major villages of high risk districts in Somalia. The Village Polio Volunteers complement the ongoing and health facility based surveillance in Somalia with a particular focus on inaccessible areas.

Summary of VPV staffing

As per January 2019, there are 529 VPV's active in Somalia. Details about these VPV's can be seen in below dashboard.

Summary of VPV placement

As per January 2019, there are 1962 settlements covered by a VPV. Details about VPV placement can be seen in below dashboard.