28 Nov 2018

Planning a winter sun holiday?

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22 Nov 2018

WHO publishes World Malaria Report 2018

On 19 November 2018 World Health Organization (WHO) publishes the World Malaria Report 2018 Read more

21 Nov 2018

Country yellow fever certificate requirement updates

World Health Organization updates to yellow fever recommendations and requirements Read more

20 Nov 2018

Hepatitis B vaccine supply for travellers

PHE guidance on the supply of hepatitis B vaccine to the UK Read more

16 Nov 2018

Updated information on country yellow fever certificate requirements

World Health Organization have published updates in International Travel and Health Read more

12 Nov 2018

Worldwide rabies risk - reminder for travellers

NaTHNaC reminds all travellers of the global risk of rabies Read more

17 Oct 2018

Zika virus transmission: Change to risk category, Rajasthan, India

The first cases of Zika virus are reported from Rajasthan, India Read more

08 Oct 2018

Travelling for Diwali

Celebrating Diwali abroad? Careful preparation helps ensure a safe and enjoyable trip Read more

03 Oct 2018

Niger: circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus (cVDPV)

Two cases of cVDPV have been reported from Zinder province, Niger Read more

24 Sep 2018

Rabies vaccine availability

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Outbreak Surveillance

07 Dec 2018 Democratic Republic of the Congo

As of 4 December, 458 EVD cases (410 confirmed and 48 probable), including 271 deaths, have been reported.


Haemorrhagic fever

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06 Dec 2018 Sarawak. Malaysia (Borneo)

Between 30 June 2017 and 6 December 2018, Sarawak Government have reported 13 human rabies cases. As of 4 Dec 2018 the government declared that 54 areas in 11 divisions in Sarawak have rabies infections in animals.



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04 Dec 2018 Zimbabwe

On 6 September 2018, a cholera outbreak was declared in Harare by the Ministry of Health of Zimbabwe. As of 1 December 2018, an estimated 10,443 suspected cases were reported with 278 confirmed cases inluding 59 deaths. The emergence of cholera cases in Mount Darwin District was initially reported on 26 November 2018, as of 1 December 2018 181 suspected cases (including nine confirmed cases), have been reported.


Food and water-borne

Updates 3


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04 Dec 2018 Central African Republic

As of 23 November 2018, a total of 119 cases of acute jaundice syndrome were recorded, including two deaths. Of these cases, 80 have been confirmed positive for Hepatitis E virus infection.


Food and water-borne

Updates 1


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30 Nov 2018 Nzara County. South Sudan

As of 29 November 2018, an outbreak of yellow fever has been confirmed. The incident management response has been triggered.



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