Tag Archives: Laos

113017 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Central African Republic and Saudi Arabia, releases an updated Europe Travel Alert. The CDC reports on Mumps in New Zealand, and shares travel advise for travel to Carnival and Mardi Gras, Lunar New Year, and the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games. WHO shares the latest situation report on Plague in Madagascar.

091517 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns to avoid travel to Cuba, Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, St. Barthelemy, Barbuda, and St. Martin, impacted by hurricane Irma. The U.S. Department of State alerts travelers about the continued risks of terrorist attacks throughout Europe, and warns about risks of travel to Kenya and Haiti. The CDC reports on flooding in South Asia, hurricane Irma, and the recent earthquake in Mexico. GDACS alerts about the possible impact of tropical cyclone Doksuri-17 on Viet Nam, Laos, and Thailand. WHO shares an infographic with health safety tips to follow after a hurricane.

011817 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Kenya and Somalia. The CDC shares recommendations for travelers celebrating Carnival and Mardi Gras outside of the U.S., and for travelers planning to go to Zika endemic countries in Southeast Asia. International SOS shares the article “Safe travels: Don’t leave home without plans for an emergency”.

100616 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Afghanistan, Laos, Democratic Republic of Congo, Tunisia and Turkey. Several official sources report on Hurricane Matthew and its impact, as well as risk for travel to impacted regions.

070616 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about travel to Kenya and recommends enhanced precautions for travel to Mali, Laos and Nicaragua. The CDC highlights risks of skin cancer and hand, foot and mouth disease. WHO releases latest report on the Yellow Fever outbreak situation. The United Nations highlight potential for increased terror attacks. GDACS alerts of potential high humanitarian impact for Cyclone NEPARTAK-16 in China. International SOS gives recommendations on travel to Rio and shares an interesting video bit on emergency assistance at 35,000 feet. The CDC and WHO provide additional preventative resources and information on Zika, including breastfeeding in the context of Zika.

041416 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Central African Republic Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to the Central African Republic (CAR) due to an unpredictable security situation subject to rapid deterioration, activities of armed groups, and violent crime. Pakistan Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens […]

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 […]