Since August 2016 in the Solomon Islands, an unusual increase in dengue-like illness, including a number of NS1 positive cases, has been observed through the National Syndromic Surveillance System of the Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MoHMS). The Government of Solomon Islands declared an…
Since its emergence in April 2009, pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 virus affected all parts of the world, causing the first influenza pandemic since 1968. Following the observation that 1 or 2 epidemic periods had occurred in most countries and in most WHO Regions, WHO declared on 10 Aug 2010 that…
From 06/10/2018 to 12/10/2018, a Tropical Storm (maximum wind speed of 231 km/h) MICHAEL-18 was active in Atlantic. The cyclone affects these countries: United States, Cuba (vulnerability Low). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 0.198 million.
Cyclone in India.
From 09/10/2018 to 11/10/2018, a Hurricane/Typhoon > 74 mph (maximum wind speed of 176 km/h) TITLI-18 was active in NorthIndian. The cyclone affects these countries: India (vulnerability High). Estimated population affected by category 1 (120 km/h) wind speeds or higher is 1.079 million.
Earthquake in Papua New Guinea.
On 10/10/2018 8:48:20 PM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting 100000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 7M, Depth:40.31km.