Tag Archives: Ethiopia

030818 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State advises to reconsider travel to Cuba, and GOV.UK reports hotels in the central northern Cuban coast are starting to re-open. The CDC and GOV.UK report on the status of Yellow Fever outbreak in Brazil. The CDC and WHO report on the Lassa Fever outbreak in Nigeria, and GOV.UK warns of potential attacks by armed gangs Abuja, Nigeria. The U.S. Department of State advises to reconsider travel to Burkina Faso due to terrorism, and the Government of Canada reports on the recent attacks in Ouagdougou, Burkina Faso. The Government of Canada and GOV.UK advise additional precautions for travel to Playa del Carmen, Mexico after an explosive device detonated and injured passengers in a ferry, and another device was found in another ferry. The Government of Canada and GOV.UK report on increasing inter-communal and religious tensions in the Ampara and Kandy districts in Sri Lanka. Other countries with identified risks are: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, New Caledonia, Maldives, Indonesia, Azerbaijan, Papua New Guinea, and Philippines.

022318 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Ethiopia, Guinea, Mauritania, and Trinidad and Tobago. The Government of Canada warns about risk for travel to Democratic Republic of Congo and Ethiopia. The UK government warns about risk of travel to Cape Town, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Estonia, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Indonesia, Kenya, Montenegro, Poland, South Africa, Togo, and Turkey.

021518 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about the severe drought in Cape Town, South Africa. The CDC reports on the Listerosis outbreak in South Africa and shares recommendations to stay safe and healthy during the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. The UK and Canadian governments warn about potential attacks during Carnival in Trinidad and Tobago; also report on the need to have caution in the Amhara and Oromia regions in Ethiopia due to violent demonstrations. The UK government and GDACS report on the widespread damage of Hurricane Gita in Tonga. The Canadian government warns of risk of travel to Colombia and Cameroon. The UK government warns of risk of travel to Sri Lanka, Tunisia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone and shares an LBGTQ advisory for Czech Republic, Hungary, and Slovakia. The United Nations report on the conflict in Syria. International SOS shares essential tips for healthy and safe Chinese New Year celebrations.

083117 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Ethiopia and Bangladesh. The CDC updates the Zika Virus advisory for 55 countries, and reports on Dengue in Vietnam. The CDC shares advice on how to keep yourself and your family safe before, after, and during a natural disaster such as floods, hurricanes, and tropical storms. The CDC also shares advise on how to treat traveler’s diarrhea and prevent mosquito bites.

062917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) warns about risks for travel to Ukraine, Burundi, Algeria, Iraq, Burkina Faso, Colombia, Ethiopia, and Chad. DOS also alerts to the Hurricane and Typhoon Season. The CDC updates the MERS in the Arabian Peninsula advisory, and alerts about a chickenpox outbreak in Pakistan. The CDC shares recommendations for Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia, and how to identify symptoms of heat related medical conditions and recommendations to avoid the heat.

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.

102616 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Ehtiopia, Central African Republic, and Turkey. It also gives an update on the situation in The Bahamas due to Hurricane Matthew. WHO shares information on countries most heavily impacted by tuberculosis, and highlights need for increased Road Safety. The CDC updates current Zika travel notices.