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19 Oct 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 30 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 38 compared to 34 cases week 37.

• A total of 3 (10%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region

• No new death was reported in week 38

• A cumulative total of 6,394 cases including 42 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera outbreak started in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

• No new cases have been reported in Southwest state and Hirshabelle for the past 4 weeks

19 Oct 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 341 (78%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly in week 40.

• A total of 6,175 alerts of which 135 were confirmed as true were received in week 40,

• Cholera alerts where received in Banadir regions in IDPs and verification is under way

• Measles alerts where received from various regions, verification on going.

Completeness of reporting

• The overall of completeness of reporting was 78% (341 out of 436 active health facilities in EWARN) have reported in this week

11 Oct 2018 description

Mogadishu, 11 October 2018 - A daylong meeting of the Federal Government of Somalia, the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), the UN and other key stakeholders, was convened on Wednesday, to review progress made in the security sector, under the Comprehensive Approach to Security (CAS).

30 Sep 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 325 (75%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemicprone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 39.

• A total of 6,306 alerts were received in week 39, 24 of these alerts were confirmed as true.

• New cholera alerts (29) where received in Banadir regions in selected IDPs and verification is under way. The cholera alerts in Mataban district of Hir-Shabelle state were false

Completeness of reporting

23 Sep 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 343 (80%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemicprone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 38.

• A total of 7,759 alerts were received in week 38, 50 of these alerts were confirmed as true. The total number of consultations increased from 76,247 in week 37 to 80,447 in week 38.

• New cholera alerts where received in Banadir regions in selected IDPs and verification is under way

16 Sep 2018 description

Highlights

• 334 (78%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 37.

• Total number of consultations decreased from 78,270 in week 36 to 76,247 in week 37.

• A total of 6,893 alerts were received. 30 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 37.

16 Sep 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 34 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 37 compared to 36 cases week 36.

• A total of 4 (12%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region

• No new death was reported in week 37

• A cumulative total of 6,364 cases including 42 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera outbreak started in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

• No new cases have been reported in Southwest state and Hirshabelle for the past 4 weeks

10 Sep 2018 description

Highlights Cumulative figures as of week 34

• 333 (80%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 34.

• Total number of consultations decreased from 67,588 in week 33 to 61,506in week 34.

• A total of 6,130 alerts were received. 292 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 34.

09 Sep 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 36 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 36 compared to 49 cases week 35.

• A total of 5 (14%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region

• No new death was reported in week 36

• A cumulative total of 6,330 cases including 42 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera outbreak started in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

• No new cases have been reported in Southwest state and Hirshabelle for the past 4 weeks

02 Sep 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 49 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 35 compared to 76 cases week 34.

• A total of 9 (18%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region

• No new death was reported in week 35

• A cumulative total of 6,294 cases including 42 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera outbreak started in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

• No new cases have been reported in Southwest state and Hirshabelle for the past 4 weeks

29 Aug 2018 description

Highlights

  • 294 (73%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 33.

  • Total number of consultations increased from 60,037 in week 32 to 67,588 in week 33.

  • A total of 441 alerts were received. 13 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 33.

27 Aug 2018 description

Highlights
- A total of 39 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 33 compared to 53 cases week 32.
- A total of 8 (21%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region.
- No new death was reported in week 32 and week 33.
- A cumulative total of 6,169cases including 41 deaths have been reported since December 2017.
- The new AWD/cholera cases reported in Beletweyne started in December 2017.
- In 2018 new outbreaks were reported in Banadir, Kismayo, Jowhar, Bulobarde, Merka, Brava, Kurtunwarey and Afgoye.

16 Aug 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 53 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 32 compared to 59 cases week 31.

• A total of 20 (38%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region

• No new death was reported in week 31 and week 32

• A cumulative total of 6,130cases including 41 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera cases reported in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

• In 2018 new outbreaks were reported in Banadir, kismayo, Jowhar, Bulobarde, Merka, Brava, kurtunwy and Afgoye

16 Aug 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 59 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 31 compared to 50 cases week 30.

• A total of 21 (36%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba region

• No new death was reported in week 30 and week 31

• A cumulative total of 6,077cases including 41 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera cases reported in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

• In 2018 new outbreaks were reported in Banadir, kismayo, Jowhar, Bulobarde, Merka, Brava, kurtunwarey and Afgoye

12 Aug 2018 description

Highlights
- 245 (61%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 32.
- Total number of consultations increased from 50,136 in week 31 to 60,037 in week 32.
- A total of 349 alerts were received. 31 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 32.

06 Aug 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 50 new cases of AWD/cholera were reported in week 30 compared to 88 cases in week 29.

• 27 (54%) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Jubba regions

• No new death was reported in week 30 compared to 1 death reported in week 29

• A cumulative total of 6,018 cases including 41 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The AWD/cholera cases started in Beletweyne in December 2017.

05 Aug 2018 description

Highlights
- 237 (59%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 31.
- Total number of consultations decreased from 69,519 in week 30 to 50,136 in week 31.
- A total of 177 alerts were received. 91 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 30.

29 Jul 2018 description

Highlights

• 286 (73%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning alert and response network (EWARN) system in week 30.

• Total number of consultations increased from 58,449 in week 29 to 69,519 in week 30.

• A total of 432 alerts were received. 21 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 30.

23 Jul 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 146 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 28 compared to 151 cases week 27.

• 66% (97) cases were reported from flood affected regions of Lower Shabelle, Middle Shabelle and Lower Jubba regions

• No new death was reported in week 28 compared to no deaths reported in week 27

• A cumulative total of 5,880 cases including 40 deaths have been reported since December 2017

• The new AWD/cholera cases reported in Beletweyne started in December 2017.

15 Jul 2018 description

Highlights
- 232 health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in the electronic early warning disease surveillance (EWARN) system in week 28.
- Total number of consultations increased from 51,625 in week 27 to 54,605 in week 28.
- A total of 307 alerts were received. 35 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 28.
- The highest numbers of diseases reported in week 28 were other acute diarrhoeas (2,306 cases), influenza like illness (1,245 cases) and severe acute respiratory illness (1,559 cases).