Cameroon: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Jan 2012

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A total of eight health districts out of the 15 that make up the North region of Cameroon each recorded at least one case of yellow fever since October 2011. The government and its development partners organized a campaign to respond to the disease between 23-29 Jan 2012. During this time, a new case of yellow fever was declared in Adamawa region. A new response campaign was organized in May 2012, and contributed to putting yellow fever under control, as no new cases of the disease have been recorded as of 28 Aug 2012 in these areas. (IFRC, 28 Aug 2012)

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