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  • Chikungunya – Chad September 24, 2020
    On 28 August 2020, the National IHR Focal Point of Chad notified WHO of an outbreak of chikungunya in Abéché, eastern Chad.
  • Ebola virus disease – Democratic Republic of the Congo September 3, 2020
    Three months after the declaration of the eleventh Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo, the number of confirmed cases continues to increase, and the geographic spread of the outbreak continues to expand. As of 1 September 2020, 110 cases (104 confirmed and six probable) including 47 deaths (case […]
  • Circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 – Sudan September 1, 2020
    On 9 August 2020, the Federal Ministry of Health, Sudan notified WHO of the detection of a
  • Yellow fever – French Guiana, France August 1, 2020
    On 23 July 2020, the France IHR National Focal Point reported a confirmed autochthonous (locally acquired) case of yellow fever in a 14-year-old male in French Guiana. On 17 July 2020, the case was laboratory confirmed at the French National Reference Centre for arboviruses, Institute Pasteur Cayenne. The case-patient had severe disability, and developed dengue-like […]

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