News & Perspective

Apr 04, 2014

Apr 04, 2014
Aedes mosquito

Action urged against insect-borne threats in the Americas

A chikungunya outbreak in the Dominican Republic underscores the need for greater mosquito-control efforts.

Jul 29, 2011

Jul 29, 2011

WHO tracks evolving cholera picture

(CIDRAP News) – Global cholera incidence has increased since 2000, with Haiti's large outbreak tipping the largest burden away from Africa for the first time since 1995, the World Health Organization (WHO) said today.