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Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, October 3, 2014 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Hygiene (INHP), the Pasteur Institute in Côte d’Ivoire (...

The Africhol team -Martin A. Mengel, Isabelle Delrieu, Leonard Heyerdahl and Bradfor Gessner- is the authors of a chapter entitled "Cholera Outbreaks in Africa...

The World Health Organization (WHO) held a meeting for revitalization of the Global Task Force for Cholera Control (GTFCC), June 26-27 in Chavannes de Bogis near Geneva. The meeting was attended by around 40 representatives from international...

Authors: Stanislas Rebaudet, Martin A. Mengel, Lamine Koivogui, Sandra Moore, Ankur Mutreja, Yacouba Kande, Ousmane Yattara, Véronique Sarr Keita, Berthe-Marie Njanpop-Lafourcade, Pierre-Edouard Fournier, Eric Garnotel, Sakoba Keita...

Africhol Country Updates

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, October 3, 2014 – The Agence de Médecine Préventive (AMP), in collaboration with the National Institute of Public Hygiene (INHP),...

A cholera outbreak was confirmed in Nampula province, in the far north of Mozambique. Since Friday, February 14, 60 cases have been registered in the Cholera Treatment Center (CTC) and 13 cases...

From January 13th to 17th 2014, the Africhol project coordination team composed of Mme Delphine Sauvageot (Project Coordinator for West Africa) and Dr. Berthe Njanpop Lafourcade (Laboratory...

From October 27th to 31st 2013, an Africhol project coordination team composed of Mme Delphine Sauvageot (Project Coordinator for West Africa) and Dr. Berthe Njanpop Lafourcade (Laboratory...

Cholera News (Other Sources)

Renforcer la réponse de la communauté humanitaire à l’épidémie de choléra
acted.org (25 nov 2014)
Les provinces de l’est de la RDC (Katanga, Sud et Nord Kivu) connaissent depuis deux mois une recrudescence des cas de choléra. Depuis le début de l’année, plus de 18 740 cas ont été recensés, dont plus de 260 mortels.

DR Congo UNICEF Monthly Humanitarian Situation Report (1-31 October 2014)
Reliefweb (21 Nov 2014)
86,850 persons assisted with cholera response in Katanga

RDC - Province du Katanga - Aperçu humanitaire au 31 octobre 2014
Rdc-humanitaire.net (14 Nov 2014)
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RDC: à Kalemie, on transforme le sel en chlore pour combattre le choléra
Agence France Presse (19 nov 2014)
Dans la pénombre du siège de l'Association Maman Uzima, Emerance Twandwe pèse minutieusement du sel jusqu'à atteindre 1.250 grammes. Bientôt les cristaux seront transformés en chlore pour lutter contre le choléra.

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