05 Mar 2021
The Annual Return for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres (YFVCs) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland is open Read more
03 Mar 2021
The telephone advice line will be undergoing essential maintenance work on 11 March 2021 Read more
25 Feb 2021
An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more
22 Feb 2021
Recurrence of Ebola virus disease reported in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Republic of Guinea Read more
23 Dec 2020
A staged approach to ease current restrictions is planned Read more
05 Mar 2021 China
Three new cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H9N2) virus were detected through surveillance between November 2020 and January 2021. A total of 43 cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H9N2) in China have been reported since December 2015.
04 Mar 2021 Democratic Republic of the Congo + North Kivu
As of 2 March 2021, a total of 11 cases of Ebola, including four deaths have been reported in North Kivu province.
03 Mar 2021 Reunion
As of 24 February 2021, a total of 350 dengue cases have been confirmed since the beginning of 2021. Cases are spread over 14 municipalities, with 70% of cases in the west.
01 Mar 2021 Trinidad and Tobago
On 23 February 2021, an increase in the number of monkey deaths from yellow fever in South Trinidad was confirmed. No human cases of YF have been reported in Trinidad since 1979.
01 Mar 2021 Guinea
As of 27 February 2021, 13 confirmed cases and four probable cases have been recorded.
25 Feb 2021 Russia
On 20 February 2021, Russian authorities reported seven cases of highly pathogenic avian Influenza A, serotype H5N8 in poultry workers. These are the first reported cases of H5N8 in humans.
25 Feb 2021 Iran + Sistan va Baluchestan
cVDPV2 has been detected in sewage in two districts in Sistan and Baluchistan province.
25 Feb 2021 Egypt
In September 2020, cVDPV2 virus was detected in sewage in Giza, Cairo with links to importation from Sudan. cVDPV2 has recently been detected in sewage in Alexandria with links to the cVDPV2 found in the River Nile state in Sudan, and one cVDPV2 detected in both Anwan and Qena in southern Egypt linked to Alexandria.
25 Feb 2021 Kenya + Mombasa County
As of the 17 February one cVDPV2 positive environmental sample was reported in Mombasa.
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