041615 World Status Report

Brought to you by the International Center Risk and Safety Office. Use this report to be up to date about risks identified by worldwide official and professional sources.

This information may change without prior notice

Avoid Nonessential Travel

CDC

  • 04/16/2015 Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone because of unprecedented outbreaks of Ebola in those countries.

Take Enhanced Precautions

CDC

  • 04/15/2015 Measles in Kyrgyzstan. Kyrgyzstan is experiencing an ongoing measles outbreak. CDC recommends that travelers to Kyrgyzstan protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles, particularly infants and children. Clinicians should keep measles in mind when treating patients with fever and rash, especially if the patient has recently traveled internationally.

WHO

United Nations

Ebola News

CDC

WHO

United Nations

  • 04/15/2015 UNMEER Situation Report. KEY POINTS. UNMEER SRSG Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed visits Kambia and Port Loko districts in northern Sierra Leone. Campaign of sensitization and early detection of EVD cases is ongoing in Forécariah, Guinea. Schools in Sierra Leone re-opened yesterday, about nine months since they were closed following the EVD outbreak.