This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 50 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key new and ongoing events, including: Listeriosis in South Africa Rift Valley fever in South Sudan Lassa fever in Nigeria Cholera in Uganda Humanitarian crisis in Democratic Republic of the Congo For each of these events, a brief description followed by public health measures implemented and an interpretation of the situation is provided. A table is provided at the end of the bulletin with information on all new and ongoing public health events currently being monitored in the region, as well as events that have recently been closed.

WHO infographic release on weekly outbreak and other information for Africa
Source: Virology News

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