042617 – World Status Report

Take Enhanced Precautions


  • Malaria in Burundi. A malaria epidemic has been declared by the Burundi Ministry of Health. CDC continues to recommend that travelers to Burundi take prescription medicine to prevent malaria.

U.S. Department of State

  • Peru Travel Alert. The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to the damage caused by the flooding and landslides in several regions of Peru.

Recommended Reading / Viewing



  • See how you can protect yourself and your family from malaria and other vector-borne diseases.

The risk information in this report is retrieved from U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization, and other professional sources as listed in the post. It provides general guidance for UT Dallas travelers. Please note the revision date (mmddyy) of this report, printed on the title of the post, and go to the direct sources listed for the most up-to-date information.  The information in this report may change without prior notice.