12 Apr 2021
The Transport Secretary, England, has presented recommendations for the safe return to international travel to UK Government Read more
05 Mar 2021
The Annual Return for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres (YFVCs) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland is open 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
15 Apr 2021 Guinea + Nzérékoré
As of 10 April 2021, two confirmed and three probable cases have been reported from the sub-prefecture of Soulouta, Nzerekore prefecture in the last 21 days. During this outbreak, a total of 23 cases have been reported (16 confirmed and 7 probable cases, of which 12 have died).
14 Apr 2021 Brazil + Santa Catarina
As of 6 April 2021, 430 dead or sick primates, with 111 confirmed as due to yellow fever infection, have been reported in the state of Santa Catarina this year. Investigations are ongoing.
12 Apr 2021 Laos + Luang Prabang
As of 9 April 2021, the first human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) virus infection was reported in Laos. A five year old boy developed symptoms on 28 February 2021, was hospitalised and recovered. He had exposure to poultry, which also tested positive to A (H5N6). No further cases were detected.
08 Apr 2021 Senegal
As of 31 March 2021, two cases of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) have been reported.
19 Mar 2021 Senegal + Dakar
As of 17 March 2021, one cVDPV2 positive environmental sample was reported in Dakar. This is the first time a cVDPV2 environmental positive sample has been collected in the country.
18 Mar 2021 Democratic Republic of the Congo + North Kivu
As of 14 March 2021, a total of 12 cases (11 confirmed and one probable) and five deaths have been reported since the start of the outbreak in North Kivu. There have been no new confirmed cases for the past 13 consecutive days.
17 Mar 2021 Nigeria
As of 29 January 2021, there has been a cumulative total of 3,112 suspected cases of yellow fever, of which 109 cases have been confirmed, across all states.
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