Tag Archives: Venezuela

080917 – World Status Report

The CDC updates the Zika Virus advisory for 55 countries, reports about rabies in Malaysia and Dengue in Sri Lanka, and shares recommendations on how to deal with Traveler’s Diahrrea. GDACS reports on the Tropical Cyclone FRANKLIN-17 in Mexico. WHO shares advice on how to recognize Malaria symptoms.

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.

041917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Pakistan, the Gaza Strip, Niger, and Kenya. The U.S. Embassy in Venezuela warns about a city wide march in Caracas, recent protests have encountered strong policy/security force presence and the use of tear gas and rubber bullets. The CDC updates the Yellow Fever in Brazil travel notice and shares recommendations for travel during Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia, and traveling during natural disasters.

031617 – World Status Report

The CDC updates the Zika Virus travel notice for over 60 countries, updates the advisory for Yellow Fever in Brazil, and releases a new advisory for Measles in Guinea. WHO launches a Zika Virus podcast and shares that all countries with Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are at risk for Zika Virus transmission.

010417- World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mali, Philippines, Venezuela, Ukraine, Egypt and Jordan. International SOS raises its Turkey Travel Alert from LOW to MEDIUM. WHO highlights Road Safety and Safe Food While Traveling.

110916 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel to Haiti, Chad and Turkey. The CDC reports Polio on Nigeria, Zika in Mexico, and Chikungunya in Mexico, Fiji, the Caribbean, South America, and Central America.

071416 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns against travel to South Sudan and Iraq, notes increasing risks of travel to Bangladesh and Venezuela, and alerts of increased risks of attending large events. The WHO reports on the Yellow Fever outbreak situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and gives recommendations to travelers about Measles in Brazil. The United Nations recommend action amid fears of renewed fighting in South Sudan. International SOS provides tips for summer travel to Brazil, and share their input on travel risk level in Turkey after recent bombings.