Situation Report: Yellow fever outbreak in Angola, 11 September 2016

The last vaccination Campaign round was implemented from 15th to 26th August ; 2,218, 966 persons were vaccinated and mop up vaccination continued until a coverage rate of 95% was achieved.

The Ministry of Health is planning a next phase of vaccination from 30 September to 09 October 2016 that include 12 municipalities with a target population of 2,136,225. The vaccine from the ICG is expected to arrive in the country in the coming days.

A total of 26 national and international health professionals from the Ministry of Health and partners in the Incident Management team; three drivers are ready to be deployed to support the preparation of the next phase of vaccination in 9 targeted provinces.