Bangladesh: Rohingya Emergency Response EWARS Epidemiological Bulletin W23 2018, 12 June 2018

from Government of Bangladesh, World Health Organization
Published on 12 Jun 2018 View Original
  • An estimated total FDMN population of 866 000, of which 734 176 (85%) are under surveillance in the Early Warning Alert and Response System (EWARS).

  • 170 (63%) health facilities are currently registered as active EWARS reporting sites and no new facilities registered this week.

  • This week, 104 weekly reports were received in time, resulting in a cumulative completeness of 69% for 2018.

  • A total of 29 alerts were triggered this week. All alerts went through initial verification within 72 hours of being triggered. 16 alerts are currently being monitored by WHO EWARS team.

  • Through Event Based Surveillance (EBS) a gender based violence (GBV) against women is reported in EWARS. The report is forwarded to GBV sub-sector for further follow-up.