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Week 41

This weekly Bulletin focuses on selected public health emergencies occurring in the Region.

The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 44 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key new and ongoing events, including:

  • Wildlife anthrax in Namibia
  • Cholera in Zambia
  • Plague in Madagascar
  • Dengue fever in Burkina Faso
  • Humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Humanitarian crisis in South Sudan.

Read the weekly bulletin on outbreaks and other emergencies - Week 41: 7 - 13 October 2017

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

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