Tag Archives: Jamaica

100218 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Netherlands, Iraq, Libya, Jamaica; crime and social unrest in Portugal; natural disasters in Indonesia, Singapore, Nigeria, Taiwan, Japan, Philippines, Greece; demonstrations in Nigeria, Peru, Eswatini, Argentina, Zimbabwe, Macedonia; other in Sudan; health risks in various countries for Monkeypox, West Nile Virus, Chikunguniya, Dengue, Ebola.

092518 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gaza Strip in Israel, Jamaica, Niger; crime and social unrest in Honduras, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Poland; natural disasters in Nigeria, India, United States, China, Hong Kong, Macao, Philippines, Japan, Guam, Northern Marianas, Vietnam; law and culture in Taiwan, South Korea; demonstrations in , Mauritania, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Costa Rica; entry and exit Requirements in Belarus, Kenya; health risks in various countries for West Nile virus, Legionnaires’ disease, Cholera.

073118 – World Status Report

The Canada and UK governments, and the UN warn of risks of conflict and terrorism in Bangladesh, Chad, Eritrea, Mozambique, Rwanda, and Syria; warn of risks due to recent natural disasters in Greece, Laos, Latvia, Sweden, Cambodia, Indonesia, and Japan; warn of potential risk of violence at demonstrations in Cameroon, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iraq, Malawi, Mali, Pakistan, and Zimbabwe; and warn of crime and social unrest in Jamaica and Peru. The U.S. and UK governments, the CDC, and the ECDC warn of various security and health risks in Burma, Somalia, Nigeria, and Egypt, Italy, Greece, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, and French Reunion. WHO and the ECDC report on the end of the recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

032218 – World Status Report

The UK Government reports on the situation in Bangladesh due to the Rohingya refugee crisis, gives recommendations on border crossing to Denmark from Germany or Sweden, reports on the extended state of emergency in Jamaica, warns about using the cable car in Chandragiri Hill in Nepal due to threats of violence, and notes the lifted state of emergency in Sri Lanka. The Government of Canada warns of the continuing threat of terrorism in Burkina Faso, and also warns against using the cable the cable car in Chandragiri Hill in Nepal. The CDC warns about a large ongoing outbreak of Yellow Fever in Brazil, and a Listeriosis outbreak in South Africa.

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.

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.