Tag Archives: South Africa

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.

030218 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Democratic Republic of Congo and Kenya. The government of Canada advises to avoid travel to parts of Ecuador and warns about risks of unregulated alcohol in Mexico, crime in Bolivia, and terrorism in South Africa. The UK government advises to avoid non-essential travel to Lashio town in Burma, notes vehicles that can’t be driven in Nicaragua, warns about risks of terrorism and kidnappings in Nigeria; dengue fever in Fiji; and highlights increased police and military presence in Brazil.

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.

110917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Venezuela, Togo, and Niger, and alerts travelers about the start of the South Pacific Cyclone season. The CDC reports on plague in Madagascar, malaria in South Africa, and cholera in Chad. The CDC shares the new 2018 Yellow Book. WHO provides recommendations to travelers on travel, safe food, and recommended vaccines. International SOS gives advice to travelers with chronic conditions such as diabetes.

032917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Turkey, French Guiana and Peru. The CDC reports on Malaria cases in South Africa, Yellow Fever outbreak in Brazil, and shares recommendations to keep reduce injury risk during due to Spring weather. WHO reports an increase of measles cases in Europe. GDACS reports on floods in Peru.