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                                Disease Outbreak News (DONs)

                                Latest WHO Disease Outbreak News (DONs), providing information on confirmed acute public health events or potential events of concern.

                                 

                                Disease Outbreak News

                                27 July 2021 | Monkeypox - United States of America

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                                8 July 2021 | Monkeypox - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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                                19 June 2021 | Ebola - Guinea

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                                11 June 2021 | Monkeypox - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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                                10 June 2021 | Human infection with avian influenza A(H10N3) – China

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                                4 May 2021 | Ebola - Democratic Republic of the Congo

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                                14 April 2021 | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - Saudi Arabia

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                                26 March 2021 | Circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 – Global update

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                                17 March 2021 | Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - United Arab Emirates

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                                17 February 2021 | Ebola - Guinea

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                                12 February 2021 | Rift valley fever - Kenya

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                                10 February 2021 | Ebola - Democratic Republic of the Congo

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                                5 February 2021 | Influenza A (H3N2) - United States of America

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                                1 February 2021 | MERS-CoV - Saudi Arabia

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                                4 January 2021 | Cholera - Togo

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                                4 January 2021 | Influenza A(H1N2) - Brazil

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                                31 December 2020 | COVID-19 - Global

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                                29 December 2020 | Yellow Fever - Senegal

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                                23 December 2020 | Yellow Fever - Guinea

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                                21 December 2020 | COVID-19 - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

                                 

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                                The criteria for Disease Outbreak News

                                Disease Outbreak News (DONs) are published relating to confirmed or potential public health events, of:

                                • Unknown cause with a significant or potential international health concern that may affect international travel or trade;
                                • A known cause which has demonstrated the ability to cause serious public health impact and spread internationally;
                                • High public concern which may lead to disruption of required public health interventions, or could disrupt international travel or trade.