Update on Zika

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On November 20, 2016, World Health Organization announced that Zika virus and associated consequences remain a significant public health challenge requiring intense action, but they no longer represent a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. By removing the international emergency designation, Zika is classified in the class of other dangerous mosquito-borne disease, like malaria or yellow fever. 

To read more, check these links:

http://www.who.int/emergencies/zika-virus/mediacentre/webcast-18-november-2016/en/

http://www.travelmarketreport.com/articles/World-Heath-Organizations-Ends-Zika-Public-Health-Emergency-Status

 

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