Outbreaks emergencies updates - Week 36: 2 - 8 September 2017

This weekly bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 45 events in the region. This week’s edition also covers key ongoing events, including:

  • Cholera in Borno State, Nigeria
  • Necrotising cellulitis/fasciitis in São Tomé and Príncipe
  • Humanitarian crisis in the Central Africa Republic
  • Cholera in the United Republic of Tanzania
  • Cholera in Chad
  • Dengue fever in Côte d’Ivoire.