Tag Archives: Cape Verde

081617 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel North Korea and Iran. The CDC reports on Malaria in Cape Verde and Cholera in Yemen, and shares advice on how to remain cool in extreme heat weather. WHO reports on the Cholera situation in Yemen. The United Nations warn of rise in violence in the Central African Republic. International SOS shares advise for pilgrims ahead of Hajj 2017.

080917 – World Status Report

The CDC updates the Zika Virus advisory for 55 countries, reports about rabies in Malaysia and Dengue in Sri Lanka, and shares recommendations on how to deal with Traveler’s Diahrrea. GDACS reports on the Tropical Cyclone FRANKLIN-17 in Mexico. WHO shares advice on how to recognize Malaria symptoms.

031617 – World Status Report

The CDC updates the Zika Virus travel notice for over 60 countries, updates the advisory for Yellow Fever in Brazil, and releases a new advisory for Measles in Guinea. WHO launches a Zika Virus podcast and shares that all countries with Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are at risk for Zika Virus transmission.

052516 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Somalia Travel Warning. The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Somalia because of continuous threats by the al-Qaida affiliated terrorist group, al-Shabaab. Take Enhanced Precautions CDC Yellow Fever advisory.  The Ministry of Health in the countries of Democratic Republic of the Congo and […]

050316 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Philippines Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to the Sulu Archipelago and through the southern Sulu Sea, and to exercise extreme caution when traveling to the island of Mindanao, due to continued terrorist threats, insurgent activities and kidnappings. Chad Travel […]

032516 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Burundi Travel Warning. The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens against all travel to Burundi. Take Enhanced Precautions CDC Lassa Fever advisory.  CDC recommends that travelers to Nigeria and Benin avoid contact with rats, especially rat urine and feces; avoid eating rats; and follow hygiene […]

Zika Virus

WHO Director-General stated that Zika virus is now spreading explosively in the Americas. Cases have been reported in 23 countries and territories in the region. CDC recommends that travelers to Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, South America, Cape Verde and Samoa, protect themselves from the Zika virus by preventing mosquito bites. Bugs (including […]