Tag Archives: United States

092518 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gaza Strip in Israel, Jamaica, Niger; crime and social unrest in Honduras, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Poland; natural disasters in Nigeria, India, United States, China, Hong Kong, Macao, Philippines, Japan, Guam, Northern Marianas, Vietnam; law and culture in Taiwan, South Korea; demonstrations in , Mauritania, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Costa Rica; entry and exit Requirements in Belarus, Kenya; health risks in various countries for West Nile virus, Legionnaires’ disease, Cholera.

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.

080718 – World Status Report

The UN, and Canada and the UK, warn of risks of conflict and terrorism in Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Yemen, Nicaragua, Mali, Philippines, and Jordan. GDACS, Canada and the UK warn of risks due to natural disasters in the United States, Portugal, Indonesia, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, and Thailand. Canada and the UK warn of risks due to crime, social unrest and demonstrations in Ethiopia, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Tajikistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zimbabwe, Comoros, India, and Mali. The ECDC, WHO, and the UK share the latest report in the recent Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo. The ECDC, Canada and the UK report on various risks in Kenya, Kiribaiti, Guadeloupe, Mayotte, and Hungary.

072518 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State advises normal precautions for Burma, however warns of areas of increased risk. The CDC reports on the outbreak of Rift Valley fever (RVF) in Kenya and shares advice for travelers. The UN reports on security for Gaza and the West Bank, Afghanistan, West Africa and Nicaragua. GDACS released a red flood alert for Laos and green earthquake alerts for Japan, the U.S., Vanuatu, and Iran.

100517 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Cameroon, Cuba, and Turkey. FEMA encourages Gulf Coast Residents to monitor status of tropical depression. The CDC reports on Malaria in Cyprus and Chikungunya in Italy. WHO shares the latest situation on the plague outbreak in Madagascar. International SOS alerts of potential eruption of Mount Agung volcano in Bali, and provides advice for travelers in case of an active shooter situation.

090617 – Hurricane Irma

The International Center wants to offer our deepest sympathy to any of you who are affected by Hurricane Irma. The U.S. Department of State has released travel alerts recommending to avoid all travel to The Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican Republic, and Haiti; noted by the National Hurricane Center as being in the probable path of the storm’s center. International SOS recommends to defer all travel in the path of Hurricane Irma, including: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, British Virgin Islands, Guadeloupe, Montserrat, St Kitts and Nevis, St Martin, Turks and Caicos Islands, and from the US: Florida, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands. Read for available resources for UT Dallas students on-campus, and UT Dallas travelers. Find as well recommendations from the CDC on how to stay safe before, during, and after a hurricane. And resources on how to follow the path of the hurricane.