Outbreaks and other emergencies updates

Week 31This weekly bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 44 events in the region. This week, two new events have been reported: Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever in Namibia and measles in Uganda. This week’s edition also covers key ongoing events, including:

  • Dengue fever in Seychelles
  • Malaria in Burundi
  • Cholera in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Cholera in the United Republic of Tanzania
  • Hepatitis E in Chad
  • Humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia
  • Humanitarian crisis in South Sudan

Read the weekly bulletin on outbreaks and other emergencies - Week 32: 05 – 11 August 2017

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