CHIKUNGUNYA : FIN DE L'EPIDEMIE
GRIPPE : Epidémie saisonnière en augmentation sur tout le territoire ; virus A(H3N2) prédominant
LEPTOSPIROSE: 1 nouveau cas déclaré en S12
DENGUE : Circulation faible mais persistante sur l'ensemble du territoire (15 cas confirmés en S12 sur 71 prélèvements)
Restez vigilant, risque d'introduction des sérotypes 3 et 2 circulant actuellement dans la Région Pacifique.
Frontline health workers are vaccinating children and changing attitudes family by family in the most hard to reach areas of Pakistan
Response partners enhance cross-border coordination
UNICEF continues support to safe re-opening of schools in Sierra Leone UN Women Executive Director underscores impact of EVD on women
Key Political and Economic Developments
QUETTA: A rescheduled three-day polio vaccination campaign faced yet another snag and could not begin in some parts of Quetta on Tuesday because of inadequate security arrangements.
The campaign in other districts of Balochistan was said to be going on under tight security.
“The campaign did not start in some parts of Quetta due to lack of security arrangements,” an official of the health department told this correspondent. He said the campaign was being carried out amid tight security in most areas of the city.
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Liberia, March 31, 2015
Twenty-six year-old Malike Dulleh lives in Lofa county — the same county where Liberia’s first two cases of Ebola were confirmed one year ago. The disease that has killed thousands in Liberia came for him, too.
- Total Survived and Discharged Cases = 3,344
- New Confirmed cases = 2 as follows:
Kailahun = 0, Kenema = 0, Kono = 0 Bombali = 0, Kambia = 0, Koinadugu = 0, Port Loko =0, Tonkolili = 0 Bo = 0, Bonthe = 0, Moyamba = 0 Pujehun = 0 Western Area Urban = 1, Western Area Rural = 1, Missing = 0
District Chiefdom Community
Western Area Western Area Urban - Kamara Town, Calaba Town (1) Western Area Western Area Rural - Kissy Town, Waterloo (1)
Food insecure population increases as household stocks deplete and poor incomes limit market purchases
A study on legal preparedness for regulatory issues in international disaster response
Last confirmed EVD case dies in Liberia; no new confirmed cases detected since March 20
Sierra Leone’s three-day stay-at-home period occurs with widespread compliance
President of Guinea Alpha Condé declares a 45-day health emergency period; closes border between Guinea and Sierra Leone
FREETOWN, 31 mars 2015 (IRIN) - Selon un rapport d’audit, les justificatifs de dépense de plus de la moitié des 18 millions de dons du Trésor et de la population qui étaient censés avoir servi à lutter contre Ebola en Sierra Leone, où la maladie a fait 3 764 morts, sont incomplets et un tiers sont officiellement introuvables.
Kailahun, Mar. 30, 2015 (MOHS) – The Kailahun Government Hospital is to benefit from a 100 Beds Paediartric and Maternity Project worth $1. 1 Million U S Dollars
Deputy Health and Sanitation Minister 1, Mr. Foday Sawi Turning the Sod
Addressing the Turning of the Sod ceremony, Deputy Minister of Health and Sanitation Mr. Foday Sawi described the event as an important day for the people of Kailahun, noting that the project when completed will be the second biggest health facility of its kind in the country.
28 Formateurs Sur La Prévention De La Maladie À Virus Ebola
YAOUNDE— Cameroon said it has attained the status of a “non-polio exporting country” - hitting the 6-month mark without a new case - but the country is still considered a high-risk nation with pockets of resistance to polio vaccination programs for children - especially in refugee camps.
In 2014, the World Health Organization listed Cameroon among the 10 countries with active wild poliovirus and among the top four countries posing the greatest threat of exporting the crippling virus to other countries.