Tag Archives: Nigeria

020118 – World Status Report

The UK government updates advice on laws and local attitudes on LGBT for Swaziland, and advises caution when near police stations in Colombia. The CDC reports about Malaria in Brazil and Yellow Fever in Nigeria. International SOS shares a report on types of risks encountered by business travelers.

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.

030817 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State releases an updated Worldwide Caution notice. The CDC reports on Avian Flu in China. The WHO reports on the Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria. The GDACS reports on the tropical cyclone ENAWO-17 in Madagascar. The International SOS newsroom recommends two articles: “What to do if you get food poisoning in a foreign country” and “6 tips for preventing data theft”.

020817 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Nigeria and North Korea. The United Nations report on fighting in South Sudan’s north-east. The CDC releases a travel notice on Yellow Fever in Brazil. Recommended Reading: The CDC shares tips for travel to hot climates. International SOS Newsroom links the article “When business travel goes wrong”.

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.

080316 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns of travel to Nigeria, Lebanon and Saudi Arabia. The WHO restates advice for pregnant women on Zika and shares the latest report on the Yellow Fever outbreak in Angola. The CDC updates the Zika virus advisory for 51 countries, announces mosquito transmission detected in Florida in the U.S, and provides guidance for travelers and how to prevent Zika at home.