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16 Jun 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 31 May 2018, a total of 960 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia. In weeks 20 and 21, 2018, there were 131 and 135 new suspected dengue cases respectively. The number of reported dengue cases have increased compared to the previous weeks, above the alert threshold level (Figure 1).

China (no update)

30 May 2018 description

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 15 May 2018, a total of 694 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia. In weeks 18 and 19, there were 81 and 99 new suspected dengue cases, respectively. In weeks 18 and 19, the number of reported dengue cases has increased compared to the previous week, above the alert threshold level (Figure 1).

China

16 May 2018 description

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 1 May 2018, a total of 514 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia. In weeks 16 and 17, there were 52 and 54 new suspected dengue cases, respectively. In weeks 16 and 17, the number of reported dengue cases has increased compared to the previous week, above the alert threshold level (Figure 1).

China (no update)

14 May 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 17 April 2018, a total of 408 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia. In weeks 14 and 15, there were 45 and 48 new suspected dengue cases, respectively. In weeks 14 and 15, the total number of reported dengue cases was below the three year-threshold (2015-2017) for the same period (Figure 1).

China

30 Apr 2018 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

On 8 October 2017, Tropical Depression 23W was categorized as level orange, with high winds up to 40.27 mph. The next day, it tore a destructive path across the northern provinces of Vietnam before making landfall on 10 October. While it was not a particularly strong storm, and did not reach to typhoon level, it brought heavy rains, land erosion, and floods to parts of central and northern Vietnam.

12 Apr 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 3 April 2018, a total of 315 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia in 2018. In weeks 12 and 13, there were 34 new suspected dengue cases each week. In weeks 12 and 13, the total number of reported dengue cases was below the three year-threshold (2015-2017) for the same period.

China (no updates)

10 Apr 2018 description

KEY MESSAGES

↗ International prices of wheat and maize rose in March for the third consecutive month and averaged more than 10 percent above their levels in December 2017. Prices were mainly supported by concerns over the impact of prolonged dryness in key-growing areas of the United States of America and Argentina, coupled with strong demand. International rice prices remained relatively stable.

29 Mar 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 20 March 2018, a total of 247 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia in 2018. In week 10 and 11, there were 36 and 38 new suspected dengue cases respectively. In week 10 and 11, the total number of reported dengue cases was similar to the three year-threshold (2015-2017) over the same period (Figure 1).

China

15 Mar 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 8 March 2018, a total of 173 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia in 2018. In week 9, there were 23 new suspected dengue cases. In week 9, the total number of reported dengue cases was similar to the three year-threshold (2014-2017) over the same period (Figure 1).

China (no updates)

14 Mar 2018 description

KEY MESSAGES

↗ International prices of wheat and maize increased further in February, mainly supported by weather-related concerns and currency movements. Export price quotations of rice also continued to strengthen, although the increases were capped by subsiding global demand for Indica supplies.

↗ In East Africa, in the Sudan, prices of the main staples: sorghum, millet and wheat, continued to increase in February and reached record highs, underpinned by the removal of the wheat subsidies and the strong depreciation of the Sudanese Pound.

27 Feb 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 20 February 2018, a total of 132 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia in 2018. In week 7, there were 25 new suspected dengue cases. In week 7, the total number of reported dengue cases was similar to the three year-threshold (2014-2017) over the same period (Figure 1).

China (no updates)

18 Feb 2018 description

Key messages

  • International prices of wheat and maize were generally firmer in January, supported by weather-related concerns and a weaker US dollar. Export price quotations of rice also strengthened mainly buoyed by renewed Asian demand.

  • In East Africa, in the Sudan, prices of the main staples: sorghum, millet and wheat, rose sharply for the third consecutive month in January and reached record highs, underpinned by the removal of wheat subsidies and the strong depreciation of the Sudanese Pound.

15 Feb 2018 description

PHILIPPINES

14 Feb 2018 description

PHILIPPINES

  • Latest weather bulletin on Sanba (Basyang) report that the storm has degraded into a Tropical Depression and is moving towards Southern Palawan.

  • Sea travel is best avoided given the storm surge over the seaboards of NorthernLuzon and Palawan, eastern seaboards of Central Luzon and of Visayas, and the eastern and western seaboards of Southern Luzon.

13 Feb 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 6 February 2018, a total of 90 suspected dengue cases have been reported in Cambodia in 2018.
In week 5 there were 34 new suspected dengue cases. In week 5, the total number of reported dengue cases, were similar to the three year-threshold (2014-2017) over the same period (Figure 1).

China

30 Jan 2018 description

Update on the Dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region

Northern Hemisphere

Cambodia

As of 23 January 2018, a total of 36 suspected dengue cases were reported in 2018. The total number of reported dengue cases, including dengue haemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome was lower than the three year-threshold of the same period from 2014-2016 (Figure 1).

China (no updates)