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23 Feb 2016 description

Disease Outbreak News
22 February 2016

Between 15 and 16 February 2016, WHO was notified of the first autochthonous cases of Zika virus infection on the islands of Bonaire and Aruba. These islands are part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and are situated in the southern part of the Caribbean region, just north of the Venezuelan coast. Aruba is an autonomous, self-governing constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, while Bonaire is a special municipality of the Netherlands.


22 Aug 2011 description


El propósito de esta alerta es dar a conocer la situación del dengue en la Región y a la vez hacer un llamado a las autoridades nacionales de los países que al inicio del segundo semestre de 2011 podrían tener un mayor riesgo para el dengue (Centroamérica, México y el Caribe) a tener listo todos los mecanismos de respuesta integrada y a evitar muertes por dengue.

30 Oct 2009 description

In response to the H1N1 pandemic, Red Cross societies around the Caribbean are supporting their statutory health care systems in preparing communities to respond to H1N1.

15 Jul 2005 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity.

15 Jul 2005 description

Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2005/0109

OCHA Situation Report No. 1
Hurricane Emily - The Caribbean