Kyrgyzstan unrest and refugees in Uzbekistan situation report, 20 June 2010



WHO has mobilized health kits and medical supplies to support local health services in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, and has deployed experts to coordinate health activity, make assessments and mobilize resources for urgent health action through flash appeals. WHO is working with health ministries in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan to limit the potential impact of the security situation and population displacement on the supplementary immunization activities being carried out following the recent polio outbreak in Tajikistan.