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WHO Africa Weekly Bulletin on Outbreaks and Other Emergencies - Week 4 : 19 - 25 January 2019

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General Info
Geography 
Angola (AGO)
Benin (BEN)
Burundi (BDI)
Cameroon (CMR)
Chad (TCD)
Ethiopia (ETH)
Guinea (GIN)
Kenya (KEN)
Liberia (LBR)
Mali (MLI)
Mauritius (MUS)
Namibia (NAM)
Niger (NER)
Nigeria (NGA)
Togo (TGO)
Uganda (UGA)
Zimbabwe (ZWE)
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/2019 - 01/2019
Series or system 
WHO Africa Weekly Bulletin on Outbreaks and Other Emergencies
Data type
Summary 

The Weekly Bulletins focus on public health emergencies in the WHO African Region, including acute disease outbreaks, natural disasters, and humanitarian crises. The bulletins cover new and ongoing events. Brief summaries of all currently monitored events are presented.

For selected key events, a longer description with public health measures implemented and an interpretation of the situation are provided. Key events in this issue include: ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, measles in Madagascar, and humanitarian crisis in Nigeria and South Sudan.

Citation
Publication year 
2019
Suggested citation 
World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHO-AFRO). WHO Africa Weekly Bulletin on Outbreaks and Other Emergencies - Week 4 : 19 - 25 January 2019. Brazaville, Congo: World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHO-AFRO), 2019.