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Epidemic in Kyrgyzstan

An outbreak of poliomyelitis provoked by a wild poliovirus of type I was reported in Tajikistan in March.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Kyrgyzstan
Region: 
Kyrgyzstan
Occurance Date: 
11/03/2010
latitude: 
41.2044
longitude: 
74.7661

Epidemic in Gabon

Since April 2010, Gabon has been hit by the outbreak of the Chikungunya and Dengue epidemics.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Gabon
Region: 
Ogooué, Lolo and Haut Ogooué
Occurance Date: 
10/06/2010
latitude: 
-0.803689
longitude: 
11.6094

Epidemic in Cameroon

A cholera epidemic is currently hitting the Mogode, Kousseri, Makary and Mada health districts of Far North Region of Cameroon.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Cameroon
Region: 
Cameroon
Occurance Date: 
09/06/2010
latitude: 
12.5628
longitude: 
14.4476

Epidemic in Uganda

Cholera outbreak has been confirmed in Moroto district where a total of 58 cases with 3 deaths have so far been recorded.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Epidemic in Uganda
Region: 
Moroto District
Occurance Date: 
10/05/2010
latitude: 
2.53333
longitude: 
34.6667

Epidemic in South Africa

At the beginning of February 2010 Rift valley fever was detected in the Free State Province in the Bultfontein area. Since then outbreaks have been detected in in 6 other provinces:

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Name: 
Epidemic in South Africa
Region: 
Free State Province in the Bultfontein area
Occurance Date: 
27/04/2010
latitude: 
-29.14
longitude: 
26.23

Epidemic in the Americas

Countries of the Americas reported a total of 146,006 cases of dengue, out of which 2,706 were severe dengue. A total of 79 deaths have been reported, with a Regional fatality rate of 2.9%.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Americas
Region: 
Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Honduras, Paraguay, Puerto Rico
Occurance Date: 
16/03/2010

Epidemic in Mozambique

New cycle of cholera started in such way that until 6th of February, 638 cases 12 deaths with a CFR of 1,8% were notified in the provinces of Cabo Delgado, Niassa, Zambezia and Sofala.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Mozambique
Region: 
Cabo Delgado, Niassa, Zambezia and Sofala
Occurance Date: 
05/03/2010

Epidemic in Burkina Faso

Burkina-Faso is once again hit by a new outbreak of meningitis. About 1,251 cases and 193 deaths have been registered within six weeks.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Burkina Faso
Region: 
Burkina Faso
Occurance Date: 
02/03/2010

Epidemic in Madagscar

The eastern coast of Madagascar experiences malaria throughout the year. The Institute Pasteur Laboratory has confirmed the diagnosis of Chikungunia on February 8th.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Epidemic in Madagscar
Region: 
Eastern coast of Madagascar
Occurance Date: 
23/02/2010

Epidemic Cameroon

Since 25 January 2010, two cases of measles have been discovered within the camp. The Cameroon Red Cross Society that has been managing the camp has intensified epidemiological surveillance.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Epidemic Cameroon
Region: 
Cameroon
Occurance Date: 
09/02/2010