West Africa: Tropical Diseases Spread After Flooding

In the wake of regional flooding, the United Nations is calling for urgent help to combat series of intestinal-worm and other tropical diseases that have spread.

  • West Africa:   Tropical Diseases Spread After Flooding

    UN News, 26 October 2012

    Countries gripped by a hunger crisis in West Africa's Sahel region urgently need additional help to combat a series of intestinal-worm and other Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)… Read more »

UNICEF warns of growing risk of cholera upsurge in Africa'’s Sahel region.