14 Jun 2021
Government guidance on accessing COVID-19 vaccine status for travel Read more
04 Jun 2021
Public Health England publishes 2019 imported UK malaria cases Read more
03 Jun 2021
Public Health England Advisory Committee on Malaria Prevention publish updated malaria guidelines Read more
03 Jun 2021
An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more
26 May 2021
The WHO has published updated country requirements for a yellow fever International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis Read more
16 Jun 2021 Nigeria
Between 1 January and 31 May 2021, a total of 6,738 suspected cases of cholera, with 221 deaths have been reported from 16 states. Cholera was confirmed in 14 states and outbreaks were controlled before confirmation in the other states. The number of cases reported so far in 2021 has already exceeded the total reported in the whole of 2019 (3,513) and 2020 (1,803).
15 Jun 2021 Reunion
As of 10 June 2021, a total of 20,800 confirmed cases of dengue have been reported since the start of the year.
On 25 May 2021, the United Kingdom (UK) notified the WHO of one laboratory-confirmed case of monkeypox. The patient arrived in the UK on 8 May 2021. Prior to travel, the patient had lived and worked in Delta State, Nigeria. On 29 May 2021, monkeypox was confirmed in a family contact in the UK.
08 Jun 2021 Latvia + Rojas
As of 7 June 2021, the first occurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza A H5N1 has been detected in a herring gull.
01 Jun 2021
New South Wales
As of 29 May 2021, New South Wales have reported 51 cases of leptospirosis during 2021. As of 23 May 2021, Queensland have reported 91 cases during 2021. In both states, this represents an increase compared to the same period in 2017-2020.
25 May 2021 Guinea + Yomou
A confirmed case of Lassa fever was notified on 8 May 2021 at the Yomou prefecture hospital. There are 27 contacts still within the follow-up period as of 21 May 2021, of whom 15 have been actively followed-up. WHO report that community-based surveillance is weak and there are logistical problems with response measures.
25 May 2021 Nigeria
Between 1 January and 30 April 2021, a total of 530 suspected cases (11 confirmed) have been reported across 33 states, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
21 May 2021 China + Shanghai
As of 19 May 2021, one cVDPV3 positive environmental sample was reported in Shanghai.
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