Tag Archives: Philippines

091818 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Syria; crime and social unrest in Nicaragua and South Africa; natural disasters in China, Philippines, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Azores, United States, Hong Kong, Macao, Vietnam, Japan, and Portugal; law and culture in Peru; demonstrations in Maldives, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, and Bahrain; health risks in various countries for Cholera, Yellow fever, Polio, Legionnaires’ disease, West Nile virus, Measles, Monkeypox, Leptospirosis, and MERS-CoV.

091118 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Lebanon; crime and social unrest in Costa Rica, Thailand, South Africa, and Tunisia; demonstrations in Costa Rica and Iraq; law and culture in India, Thailand, and Italy; health risks in China, Israel, Republic of the Congo, Algeria, Saudi Arabia, and South Africa for various illnesses, and in various countries for West Nile Virus and Poliomyelitis; natural disasters in Guam, Northern Marianas, Japan, United States, St Vincent and the Grenadines, St Lucia, St Kitts and Nevis, Montserrat, Guadeloupe, Barbados, Haiti, Anguilla, Martinique, Aruba, Dominica, Antigua and Barbuda, St Maarten, Curacao, Bonaire/St Eustatius/Saba, Grenada, Dominican Republic, British Virgin Islands, Guatemala, and Thailand.

082118 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Afghanistan, Iraq, Mali, and the United Kingdom; natural disasters (floods, earthquake, volcanic activity) in Japan, Republic of Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, India, Indonesia, Vanuatu, Thailand, and Laos; crime and social unrest in Ethiopia, Philippines; demonstrations in Haiti, Uganda, Mali, and Romania; health risks in Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Sweden, Russia, Hungary, Greece, Romania, and Croatia; law and culture in Paraguay; and Ebola risks in Democratic Republic of Congo.

041218 – World Status Report

The government of Canada and the UK warn of the risk of kidnap in Cameroon, report on the temporary closure of the Island of Bocaray in the Philippines, and warn to avoid unnecessary travel on areas affected by Tropical Cyclone Keni in Fiji. The government of Canada warns of travel risks to Egypt due to the unpredictable security situation. The UK government warns of the risk of kidnap in Chad, warns of the risks of terrorism in Ecuador, and warns about unregulated adventure activities in Peru. The CDC reports an outbreak of measles in the Philippines and cases of Malaria in Waterberg, South Africa, and shares advise for travelers going to a country impacted by Yellow Fever. The UN highlights a worldwide initiative to improve road safety, and regional plan to bolster its response to the Venezuelans exodus.

031518 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns of risk of travel to Eritrea and Bangladesh. The Government of Canada reports it is illegal to cover your face in France and heavy fines are involved for lack of compliance; and reports on the status and current risk of travel near the Maylon volcano in the Phillipines. The UK Governement warns of demonstrations in Turkmenistan due to Parlliamentary elections; informs about the opening of borders between Uzbekistan and Tajikistan; notes that additional security personnel has been deployed in some areas in Sri Lanka due to the nationwide state of emergency; reports on the status of volcanic activity in Kyushu, Japan; warns about local attitudes on tattoos in Japan; and reports on the lysterosis outbreak in South Africa. GDACS reports on the potential impact of Tropical Cyclone ELIAKIM-18 in Madagascar.

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.

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.