Rebecca Short , Rajina Gurung, Marcus Rowcliffe, Nicholas Hill, E. J. Milner-Gulland
Peter Winskill , Hannah C. Slater, Jamie T. Griffin, Azra C. Ghani, Patrick G. T. Walker
Kalyani Raghunathan1*, Suman Chakrabarti1, Rasmi Avula1, Sunny S. Kim2
1 Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), New Delhi, India, 2 Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington D.C., United States of America
These authors contributed equally to this work.
André Ricardo Ribas Freitas, Luciano Cavalcanti, Andrea PB Von Zuben, Maria Rita Donalisio
Introduction: Chikungunya is an emerging arbovirus that reached the Western Hemisphere at the end of 2013. Studies in the Indian Ocean and India suggest that passive surveillance systems cannot recognize many of deaths associated with chikungunya, which can be inferred by an increase in the overall mortality observed during chikungunya epidemics.
By Vera Darling Weah, John S. Doedeh, Samson Q. Wiah, Emmanuel Nyema, Siafa Lombeh Jeremias Naiene
Introduction: During the flare-ups of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Liberia, Sinoe County reactivated the multi-sectorial EVD control strategy in order to be ready to respond to the eventual reintroduction of cases. This paper describes the impacts of the interventions implemented in Sinoe County during the last flare-up in Monrovia, from April 1 to June 9, 2016, using the resources provided during the original outbreak that ended a year ago.