Tag Archives: United States

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.

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.

052516 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel U.S. Department of State Somalia Travel Warning. The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Somalia because of continuous threats by the al-Qaida affiliated terrorist group, al-Shabaab. Take Enhanced Precautions CDC Yellow Fever advisory.  The Ministry of Health in the countries of Democratic Republic of the Congo and […]

Carnival and Mardi Gras

Carnival and Mardi Gras are celebrated in many countries. Some of the most popular celebrations take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Nice, France; Venice, Italy; Cologne, Germany; Quebec, Canada; New Orleans, Louisiana; and Trinidad and Tobago. The dates in which the celebrations occur vary by location. The most common dates are from Friday before […]

090215 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea and Sierra Leone because of unprecedented outbreaks of Ebola in those countries. U.S. Department of State 08/28/2015 Pakistan Travel Warning. The Department of State warns U.S. citizens against all non-essential travel to Pakistan. 08/27/2015 Syria Travel […]

082615 – World Status Report

Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea and Sierra Leone because of unprecedented outbreaks of Ebola in those countries. U.S. Department of State 08/26/2015 Algeria Travel Warning. The Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens against travel to the Kabylie region and […]

050415 World Status Report

Brought to you by the International Center Risk and Safety Office. Use this report to be up to date about risks identified by worldwide official and professional sources. This information may change without prior notice Avoid Nonessential Travel CDC 05/04/2015 Ebola standing travel notice. CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea, […]