Tag Archives: Yemen

081418 – World Status Report

Official sources report on risks due to: conflict and terrorism in Yemen, Libya, and Ecuador; natural disasters (floods, volcanic activity, typhoons) in Indonesia, Laos, Vanuatu, Thailand, Japan, France, Portugal, India, and Iceland; crime in Chile; demonstrations in Honduras, Zimbabwe, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Bahrain; and health risks due to Vibrio growth, West Nile virus, Measles, MERS-CoV, and Poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2), and Ebola. When traveling on behalf of UT Dallas, set up your institutional safety net and prepare for an emergency as a standard step of all your travels.

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.

032918 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State and the Government of UK recommend to avoid non-essential travel or all travel to areas of Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Cameroon, and Ecuador. The U.S. Department of State and the Government of Canada warn of risks of travel due to natural disasters or road safety to areas of Dominica, Puerto Rico, and Thailand. The Government of Canada and the UK warn of risks of travel due to terrorism or kidnapping to areas of Cameroon, Yemen, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, and Ecuador. The Government of Canada and the UK warn of risk of travel due to protests and demonstrations to areas of Sierra Leone, Chile, The Occupied Palestinian Territories, Israel, Nigeria, and France. On other risks, the UK government reports on the typhoid fever outbreak in Zimbabwe, and the need to buy tram tickets with other than cash in Amsterdam. International SOS advises business travelers planning to visit Russia on the need to be aware of the potential impacts and plan accordingly.

081617 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns about risks for travel North Korea and Iran. The CDC reports on Malaria in Cape Verde and Cholera in Yemen, and shares advice on how to remain cool in extreme heat weather. WHO reports on the Cholera situation in Yemen. The United Nations warn of rise in violence in the Central African Republic. International SOS shares advise for pilgrims ahead of Hajj 2017.

062917 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) warns about risks for travel to Ukraine, Burundi, Algeria, Iraq, Burkina Faso, Colombia, Ethiopia, and Chad. DOS also alerts to the Hurricane and Typhoon Season. The CDC updates the MERS in the Arabian Peninsula advisory, and alerts about a chickenpox outbreak in Pakistan. The CDC shares recommendations for Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia, and how to identify symptoms of heat related medical conditions and recommendations to avoid the heat.

101216 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) warns about risks for travel to Syria, Pakistan, Yemen, Haiti, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. DOS alerts travelers to the South Pacific Tropical Cyclone Season. The UN reports on the cholera situation in Haiti, concerns about large-scale violence in DR Congo and Myanmar. The CDC shares advise on how to prevent the spread of Zika after international travel and how to minimize your risk of being injured in a car crash while you travel. International SOS weighs on the benefits of flu vaccination. UT Dallas offers flu vaccination resources to employees and students.

062916 – World Status Report

The U.S. Department of State warns citizens against travel to Yemen, Afghanistan and some regions in Turkey. WHO releases situation reports on Yellow fever and Zika Virus outbreaks. The CDC shares advice on how to protect yourself against Zika when traveling to Puerto Rico and Rio