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Outbreaks and Emergencies Bulletin, Week 7: 10 - 16 February 2018

This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 51 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key ongoing events, including:

  • Circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Lassa fever in Nigeria
  • Cholera in Tanzania
  • Cholera in Malawi
  • Cholera in Zambia
  • Humanitarian crisis in Nigeria
  • Humanitarian crisis in South Sudan