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Yellow fever: outbreaks in West and Central Africa

28 Apr 2022

Outbreaks reported in areas across West and Central Africa at risk of yellow fever transmission Read more

Yellow fever: outbreak in Kenya

14 Mar 2022

Outbreak reported in Isiolo County - first local cases reported since 1995 Read more

Notice for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres: Stamaril vaccine supply

02 Mar 2022

Yellow fever vaccine stock levels: Sanofi Pasteur Read more

Notice: Annual Return for YFVCs (1 January - 31 December 2021)

17 Feb 2022

The Annual Return for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres (YFVCs) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland is open Read more

Conditions of Designation for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres

14 Jan 2022

Revision to The Conditions of Designation for yellow fever vaccination centres Read more

Yellow fever vaccination recommendation maps

28 May 2021

NaTHNaC launches a new portfolio of yellow fever vaccination maps Read more

Yellow fever: updated country certificate requirements, 2021

26 May 2021

The WHO has published updated country requirements for a yellow fever International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis Read more

Yellow fever vaccination: important new guidance for health professionals

27 Jan 2020

Public Health England has published guidance for health professionals managing clinical incidents or adverse vaccine associated events related to yellow fever vaccination Read more

Yellow fever Green Book updated chapter

14 Jan 2020

The updated yellow fever chapter in the Green Book (Immunisation against infectious disease) has been published Read more

Yellow fever vaccination recommendations: Persons aged 60 years or older

25 Nov 2019

Vaccination recommendations for travellers aged 60 years and older visiting countries with a low potential for exposure to yellow fever have been updated on Country information pages Read more

Review of serious adverse events following yellow fever vaccination

21 Nov 2019

New recommendations for clinical practice with strengthened measures to minimise the risk of serious and fatal reactions post vaccination are published Read more

Nigeria: phase out of yellow card

15 Jul 2019

Clarification from Nigeria and the World Health Organization on introduction of the electronic ‘yellow card’ Read more

Factsheets

Yellow fever pre-vaccination checklist

05 Nov 2021

A checklist for travellers to be used during the travel health consultation to assist yellow fever vaccine risk assessmentRead more

Yellow fever vaccine: contraindications and precautions reminder

16 Jan 2020

A reminder for health professionals to use to assist yellow fever vaccine risk assessmentRead more

Yellow fever

14 Jan 2020

Yellow fever is caused by a virus, which circulates between infected monkeys or humans and mosquitoes and occurs in parts of the tropical and sub-tropical regions of Africa and South/Central America (including Trinidad)Read more

Webinars, online guides and E-learning

24 Oct 2017

A collection of useful webinars and online guides on travel health topics for health professionalsRead more

Diseases transmitted by insects and ticks in the Americas

19 Jan 2016

Depending on the destination, travellers may be at risk of a number of different diseasesRead more

Diseases

Outbreak Surveillance

Yellow fever in Uganda

26 Apr 2022 Uganda + Wakiso

On 6 March 2022, World Health Organization received notification from the Uganda Ministry of Health of four suspected yellow fever cases. However, further investigations identified only one laboratory confirmed case of yellow fever reported from Wakiso district, Central Region.

Source: WHO

Human

Vector-Borne

Update 1

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Yellow fever in Nigeria

06 Apr 2022 Nigeria

Between 1 January 2021 to 31 January 2022, a total of 2,202 suspected cases (47 confirmed) have been reported across 37 states.

Source: WHO

Human

Vector-Borne

Update 12

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Yellow fever in Kenya

28 Mar 2022 Kenya + Isiolo

As of 25 March, a total of 53 suspected yellow fever cases, including six deaths, have been reported between 12 January and 15 March 2022.

Source: WHO

Human

Vector-Borne

Update 1

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Yellow fever in Ghana

02 Mar 2022 Ghana

As of 15 February 2022, a total of 744 suspected yellow fever cases, including 158 probable and 64 confirmed cases, have been reported from 11 regions in Ghana.

Source: WHO

Human

Vector-Borne

Update 2

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Yellow fever in Chad

14 Feb 2022 Chad

Since the outbreak of yellow fever began in September 2021, as of 12 February 2022, a total of 17 cases are confirmed in 4 provinces, and 41 probable cases are reported in 7 provinces. In addition 1,103 suspected cases have been notified from 109 districts, with 58 deaths recorded.

Source: State

Human

Vector-Borne

Update 1

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Yellow Fever in Venezuela

13 Oct 2021 Venezuela + Maturin

As of 6 October 2021, a total of seven human cases have been laboratory confirmed. To date no deaths have been reported. 

Source: PAHO

Human

Vector-Borne

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Yellow fever in Venezuela

11 Oct 2021 Venezuela + Monagas
Anzoategui

As of 7 October 2021, a total of 10 confirmed epizootics of non-human primates (araguato monkeys) have been reported in Venezuela: 7 in Monagas and 3 in Anzoategui.

Source: CEEZAD

Animal

Vector-Borne

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Yellow fever in Cameroon

02 Sep 2021 Cameroon

Between 1 January and 4 July 2021, 905 suspected cases of yellow fever infection, with 13 associated deaths, have been reported in Cameroon.

Source: WHO

Human

Vector-Borne

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