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03 Dec 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 390 (87%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report in week 47.

• A total of 9,674 alerts of which 62 were confirmed as true were received in week 47.

• Cholera alerts were received in Banadir regions in IDPs were confirmed as positive for cholera.

29 Nov 2018 description

Highlights

  • A total of 390 (88%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report in week 44.
  • A total of 9,154 alerts of which 50 were confirmed as true were received in week 44.
  • Cholera alerts were received in Banadir regions in IDPs were confirmed as positive for cholera.
  • Food poisoning affecting 2 families in Jowhar town of middle Shabelle region was reported and under investigation.

Completeness of reporting

18 Nov 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 384 (87%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report in week 46.

• A total of 8,846 alerts of which 174 were confirmed as true were received in week 46.

• Cholera alerts were received in Banadir regions in IDPs were confirmed as positive for cholera

Completeness of reporting

• A total of 384 (87%) of 442 active health facilities in in all regions submitted reports

11 Nov 2018 description

Highlights
- A total of 21 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 45 compared to 19 cases week 44.
- No new death was reported in week 45.
- A cumulative total of 6,560 cases including 44 deaths have been reported since December 2017.
- The new AWD/cholera outbreak started in Beletweyne started in December 2017.
- In 2018 new outbreaks were reported in Banadir, Kismayo, Jowhar, Bulobarde, Merka, Brava, kurtunwarey and Afgoye.

11 Nov 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 387 (88%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report in week 45.

• A total of 8,660 alerts of which 116 were confirmed as true were received in week 45.

• Cholera alerts were received in Banadir regions in IDPs were confirmed as positive for cholera

Completeness of reporting

• A total of 387 (88%) of 441 active health facilities in EWARN submitted reports

05 Nov 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 22 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 43 compared to 32 cases week 42.

• No new death was reported in week 43.

• A cumulative total of 6,520 cases including 43 deaths have been reported since December 2017

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

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

KEY FIGURES

• 22 new cases with no new death in week 43

04 Nov 2018 description

Highlights
- A total of 19 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 44 compared to 22 cases week 43.
- 1 new death was reported in week 44.
- Of the 15 stool samples collected, 6 tested positive for V.Cholerae serotype 01 Ogawa.
- A cumulative total of 6,539 cases including 44 deaths have been reported since December 2017.
- The new AWD/cholera outbreak started in Beletweyne started in December 2017 and spread to 4 states.

03 Nov 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 23 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 40 compared to 29 cases week 39.

• 1 new death was reported in week 40

• A cumulative total of 6,446 cases including 43 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

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

03 Nov 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 29 new cases AWD/cholera were reported in week 39 compared to 30 cases week 38.

• No new death was reported in week 39

• A cumulative total of 6,423 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

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

02 Nov 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 342 (78%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly in week 41.

• A total of 7,074 alerts of which 21 were confirmed as true were received in week 41,

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

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

Completeness of reporting

• The overall of completeness of reporting was 78% (342 out of 440 active health facilities in EWARN) have reported in this week.

28 Oct 2018 description

Highlights

  • A total of 358 (84%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report in week 43.
  • A total of 8,786 alerts of which 97 were confirmed as true were received in week 43.
  • Cholera alerts were received in Banadir regions in IDPs were confirmed as positive for cholera.
  • Measles alerts were received from Middle Shabelle, verification on going.

Completeness of reporting

  • A total of 358 (84%) of 426 active health facilities in EWARN submitted reports.
21 Oct 2018 description

Highlights

  • A total of 346 (77%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly in week 42.
  • A total of 6,931 alerts of which 140 were confirmed as true were received in week 42.
  • Cholera alerts were received in Banadir regions in IDPs and verification is under way.

Completeness of reporting

  • The overall of completeness of reporting was 77% (346 out of 448 active health facilities in EWARN) have reported in this week.
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

• 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

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.