Tag Archives: Democratic Republic of the Congo

101917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Sudan, Syria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Mauritania. The CDC updates the Plague in Madagascar travel notice and reports on Malaria in Italy. International SOS warns on the plague outbreak in Madagascar and shares an article on study abroad programs in Europe.

080217 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Somalia, Venezuela, Republic of South Sudan, Philippines, Mali, North Korea, Jordan, and Egypt. The CDC reports on Yellow Fever in Brazil; Polio on Nigeria, the DRC, and Syria; Dengue in Sri Lanka, Measles in France and DRC; Chickenpox in Pakistan. The United Nations report concerns of unrest in Mauritania. Read as well health and safety recommendations on Hot Weather, Traveling with Medications, and more in the Recommended Reading / Viewing section of this post.

040517 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Nigeria, Sudan, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Saudi Arabia. The CDC reports Zika Virus in Argentina, shares recommendations for pregnant women to protect themselves against Zika and reports on Zika impact in the U.S. The UN reports on rising numbers for civilian deaths in DR Congo. The CDC adds safety tips to their current resources on floods.

021517 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to El Salvador. WHO shares news about the end of the yellow fever outbreak in Angola and Democratic Republic of the Congo.

010417- World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mali, Philippines, Venezuela, Ukraine, Egypt and Jordan. International SOS raises its Turkey Travel Alert from LOW to MEDIUM. WHO highlights Road Safety and Safe Food While Traveling.

120716 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) warns about risks for travel to the Pidie Jaya Regency in Jakarta, Ethiopia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. DOS alerts travelers of the heightened risks of terrorists attacks throughout Europe during the holiday season. WHO provides a seasonal influenza update, and highlights Road Safety, learn more on how to enhance your Road Safety skills. The CDC provides a Zika Virus advisory for Montserrat and The Bahamas, shares an infographic with Zika Virus information for travelers, and releases a video on how to effectively pack Zika Virus prevention items.

101216 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) warns about risks for travel to Syria, Pakistan, Yemen, Haiti, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. DOS alerts travelers to the South Pacific Tropical Cyclone Season. The UN reports on the cholera situation in Haiti, concerns about large-scale violence in DR Congo and Myanmar. The CDC shares advise on how to prevent the spread of Zika after international travel and how to minimize your risk of being injured in a car crash while you travel. International SOS weighs on the benefits of flu vaccination. UT Dallas offers flu vaccination resources to employees and students.