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Publication date: 
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

WHO Ad-hoc Advisory Group on aircraft disinsection for controlling the international spread of vector-borne diseases

WHO Ad-hoc Advisory Group on aircraft disinsection for controlling the international spread of vector-borne diseases, Geneva, Switzerland, 21 to 22 April 2016 - Meeting report has been published on WHO website
http://www.who.int/ihr/publications/WHO_HSE_GCR_2016_12/en/

 

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Handbook for management of public health events on board ships

Handbook for management of public health events on board ships has been published on WHO website
http://www.who.int/ihr/publications/9789241549462/en/

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News
Publication date: 
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Disease Outbreak News

Dear Colleagues,
Please note for your information that Disease Outbreak News have been posted at WHO Website
(http://www.who.int/en/)  for the following public health events:
•    Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China http://www.who.int/csr/don/3-may-2016-ah7n9-china/en/

Publication type: 
News
Publication date: 
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

List of Authorized ports to issue Ship Sanitation Certificates has been updated for Germany, Kuwait and Norway

List of Authorized ports to issue Ship Sanitation Certificates has been updated for Germany, Kuwait and Norway. You will find the new published list of authorized ports here: http://www.who.int/ihr/ports_airports/portslanding/en/
Any information related to the points of entry issues can be found here: http://www.who.int/ihr/ports_airports/en/

 

 

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Publications
Publication date: 
Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Publication of the second edition of the European Manual

The second edition of the European Manual for Hygiene Standards and Communicable Disease Surveillance on Passenger Ships is now complete and an electronic copy is available for download from the following link:
http://www.shipsan.eu/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=qKzXdLZpIz0%3d&tabid=146&portalid=0&mid=64

Publication type: 
News
Publication date: 
Monday, April 4, 2016

List of Authorized ports to issue Ship Sanitation Certificates has been updated for Brazil, Spain, Sri Lanka and the UK

List of Authorized ports to issue Ship Sanitation Certificates has been updated for Brazil, Spain, Sri Lanka and the United Kingdom. You will find the new published list of authorized ports here:

http://www.who.int/ihr/ports_airports/portslanding/en/

Publication type: 
News
Publication date: 
Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Ebola is no longer a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

The 9th meeting of the Emergency Committee convened by the WHO Director-General under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa took place on 29 March 2016.

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