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Epidemic

Epidemic in Togo

Across 7 West African countries (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d?Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger and Togo) there have been 38 cases of wild polio reported in 2008 and an additional 13 cases so far in 2009.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Togo
Region: 
Togo
Occurance Date: 
25/03/2009

Epidemic in Benin

The reporting of 38 cases of polio across 7 West African countries in 2008 and an additional 13 cases in the first 2 months of 2009 has prompted the concerned countries with coordination support fr

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Name: 
Epidemic in Benin
Region: 
Benin
Occurance Date: 
20/03/2009

Epidemic in Côte d'Ivoire

The reporting of 38 cases of polio across 7 West African countries in 2008 and an additional 13 cases in the first 2 months of 2009 has prompted the concerned countries with coordination support fr

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Name: 
Epidemic in Côte d'Ivoire
Region: 
Côte d'Ivoire
Occurance Date: 
20/03/2009

Epidemic in Ghana

The reporting of 38 cases of polio across 7 West African countries in 2008 and an additional 13 cases in the first 2 months of 2009 has prompted the concerned countries with coordination support fr

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Name: 
Epidemic in Ghana
Region: 
Ghana
Occurance Date: 
20/03/2009

Epidemic in Mali

The reporting of 38 cases of polio across 7 West African countries in 2008 and an additional 13 cases in the first 2 months of 2009 has prompted the concerned countries with coordination support fr

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Name: 
Epidemic in Mali
Region: 
Mali
Occurance Date: 
20/03/2009

Epidemic in Niger

An outbreak of meningitis has occurred in Niger and claimed the lives of vulnerable populations.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Niger
Region: 
Niger
Occurance Date: 
18/03/2009

Epidemic in Brazil

Since the beginning of 2009 the Brazil is experiencing dengue outbreaks. Several cases of dengue are registred in the states of Acre, Roraima, Espiritu Santo, Amap?, Bah?a and Minas Gerais.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Brazil
Region: 
Brazil
Occurance Date: 
17/03/2009

Epidemic in Peru

In Peru, several cases of dengue have been registred between the first three months of the year. The Ministry of Health has declared that the outbreak is a matter of public health.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Peru
Region: 
Peru
Occurance Date: 
17/03/2009

Epidemic in Argentina

Sanitary emergency declared in the Department of San Martin, Oran and Rivadavia.

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Name: 
Epidemic in Argentina
Region: 
Argentina
Occurance Date: 
05/03/2009

Epidemic in Angola

Cholera : killed 9, 143 affected persons

Source : Emdat

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Name: 
Epidemic in Angola
Region: 
Angola
Occurance Date: 
01/03/2009