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Weekly Bulletin on Outbreaks and other Emergencies: Week 41: 3 to 9 October 2022

This Weekly Bulletin focuses on public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African region. This week’s articles cover:

 

Ebola Virus Disease caused by Sudan virus in Uganda

 

Monkeypox in the WHO African Region

 

Floods in South Sudan

 

For each of these events, a brief description, followed by public health measures implemented and an interpretation of the situation is provided.

 

A table is provided at the end of the bulletin with information on all new and ongoing public health events currently being monitored in the region, as well as recent events that have been controlled and closed.

 

Source: World Health Organization