Outbreaks and other emergencies updates

weekly emergency bulletin

Highlight of this week's edition

The African Region WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 41 events: three Grade 3, seven Grade 2, six Grade 1, and twenty-five ungraded events.

This edition (week 26) covers key ongoing events in the region, including the declaration of the end of Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Grade 3 humanitarian crisis in north-east Nigeria, the Grade 2 humanitarian crisis in Cameroon and outbreaks of cholera in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania, and necrotizing cellulitis/fasciitis in Sao Tome and Principe, and Grade 1 outbreaks of cholera in Kenya and Angola.

For more information, please contact us at afrooutbreak [at] who.int

 Week 26: 24 - 30 June 2017


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