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West Africa: 12m to be vaccinated for yellow fever  -  22 Nov 2009
Times LIVEHealth workers are about to launch a yellow fever vaccination campaign for nearly 12 million West Africans. World Health Organization spokeswoman Aphaluck ...

Africa: The Nation, Others to Benefit From WHO Yellow Fever Vaccination  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
AllAfrica.comNew York — The largest-ever mass vaccination campaign to protect people from yellow fever disease will begin next week across three West African countries, ...

Yellow fever vaccination campaign to start  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Teatro Naturale...sans Frontières and other partners – is the first in which yellow fever vaccination drives will be simultaneously launched across several countries. ...

Liberia: Anti-Yellow Fever Campaign Launched - Above Nine-month old Qualified  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
AllAfrica.comLiberia Crusaders for Peace (LCP), which is heading the Social Mobilization part of the Yellow Fever Vaccination Campaign Saturday began a Training ...

Yellow Fever Awareness Campaign Intensifies...3m Targeted For Vaccine  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
The InquirerAccording to our correspondent in the county, a special National Yellow Fever Vaccination Advocacy Campaign and Social Mobilization Workshop, has opened in ...

Awareness Times News Briefs from Sierra Leone  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Awareness TimesPolio, measles and yellow fever vaccination have reportedly started in five (5) districts in Sierra Leone. According to reports, all children between the ...

Leaving his job for the 'last true adventure on Earth': driving around the world  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
The Canadian PressYellow fever vaccination is required for South America and Africa; in fact, you need proof of the shot to get through many borders. ...

Steps to getting your travel visa  -  ‎Nov 14, 2009‎
Troy Media CorporationDo you need a copy of your Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate? Will you be applying for a single entry or multiple entries into the country. ...

Travelling to Brazil?  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
Stabroek NewsHe pointed to the yellow fever vaccination and certification as well as proper documentation for vehicles wishing to enter Brazil as examples. ...

The world’s worst travel diseases  -  Dec 15, 2008
MSNBCAsk your doctor about what protection you’ll need for whatever part of the world you’re traveling to (like yellow fever vaccination, for example,

Travel safe: Get these vaccinations  -  Dec 15, 2008
Livemint,He had got his card—a euphemism for the mandatory yellow fever vaccination certificate—a couple of years earlier when he had travelled to Senegal and

Stricter rules for travellers at Lebombo border post  -  Dec 2, 2008
BuaNews Online (press release),Travellers who have been to countries affected by Yellow Fever will need to have a Yellow Fever vaccination certificate. Motorists whose cars are still

'Senegal' a jewel on the west coast of Africa  -  Dec 15, 2008
Today's Zaman,Before going to Senegal, make sure you have Hepatitis A and B vaccinations, as well as a yellow fever vaccination. And you need to take precautions against

Central African Republic: News bulletin No. 88, 01 - 08 Dec 2008  -  Dec 8, 2008
ReliefWeb (press release),A yellow fever vaccination campaign was completed in Lobaye, the province south of the capital, after a person was diagnosed with the disease in August.

Travellers urged to use vaccination clinic  -  Nov 14, 2008
Loyalist College Pioneer,...“The yellow fever [vaccination] we started a few months ago, and that was a new vaccine being offered,? said Wayne Tucker, director of communicable disease

AMC resumes yellow fever vaccination  -  Nov 5, 2008
Gujarat,The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation would now be able to give yellow fever vaccines to people going to Afrcian countries. The AMC was not getting supply of

The Sea Inside  -  Nov 14, 2008
New York Times,Technically you need a yellow-fever-vaccination certificate to enter Mozambique, but you may never be asked for one. LODGES Kaya Mawa, on Likoma Island,

Means of transport recommended in town  -  Nov 4, 2008
Alibaba News Channel,Yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from all travelers arriving from an infected area. Inoculation regulations can change at short notice.

Saudi Arabia: Hajj 2008  -  Oct 30, 2008
Cambridge Network,In summary: All travellers arriving from countries known to be infected with yellow fever (as per WHO) must present a valid yellow fever vaccination

Volunteer Travel Guide Tanzania - Volunteering Abroad Tanzania www ...  -  Nov 5, 2008
PRLog.Org (press release),Those arriving from an infected country are required to hold a yellow fever vaccination certificate. There is a risk of malaria all year and outbreaks of

JUST AMONG FRIENDS  -  Nov 12, 2008
Philadelphia Neshoba Democrat,..."While our yellow fever vaccination is part of our passport, we take malaria medicine every day and sleep under mosquito netting. Our light is by candle and

Means of transport recommended in town  -  Nov 4, 2008
Alibaba News Channel,A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from all travelers over six months of age coming from infected areas. Although Greece is geographically

HAJJ Pilgrims - Requirements and Recommendations for Travel  -  Nov 7, 2008
Government of Canada Newsroom (press release),All travellers arriving from countries where yellow fever is known to occur must provide a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate showing that they have

Is Gambia a good winter sun holiday and what is the best way to ...  -  Nov 14, 2008,A yellow fever vaccination is strongly recommended and anti-malaria pills are a must. Talk to your doctor before you go. Q My wife and I have always wanted

Ghana's primeval forest hosts 300 species, but try seeing them  -  26 Sep 2008
The Canadian Press,Medical: A yellow fever vaccination is required for entry, and you may be asked to show certification. It's prudent to take anti-malaria pills and mosquito

Yellow Fever in Côte d'ivoire  -  Sep 19, 2008
Government of Canada Newsroom (press release),In Canada, the vaccine and proof of vaccination (certificate) is available at designated Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres. Apply insect repellent to exposed

Travel protection  -  Sep 2, 2008
Malaysia Star,Mandatory yellow fever vaccination is carried out for two different reasons: to protect the individual in areas where there is a risk of exposure to yellow

MaximsNews Network,An earlier Yellow Fever vaccination campaign in Abidjan in 2001 had achieved a coverage rate above 90% but the coverage rates slipped down to about 60% in

A to Z of healthy travel  -  Sep 10, 2008,Yellow fever vaccination may be compulsory before visiting certain countries or to get back into Australia. ZZZZZ . . . Now relax, have a snooze,

A gorilla trek in Rwanda is no regular safari  -  Aug 29, 2008
Times Colonist,Shots: The government requires all visitors to get a yellow fever vaccination prior to travelling to Rwanda. Shots for malaria, typhoid, hepatitis A and B

No yellow fever vaccination in city  -  Jun 24, 2008
Gujarat,The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has stopped yellow fever vaccination due to lack of vaccines. The vaccination which is compulsory for people going to

Yellow fever warning for Peru  -  Jun 18, 2008,Travellers should ensure they have an up-to-date yellow fever vaccination before going to Peru. The FCO notes you may need to show evidence of vaccination

Over-confident British overlook travel jabs - more news from The ...  -  Jun 18, 2008
Cambridge Network,And half of respondents insisted that a yellow fever vaccination was needed to travel to Asia , despite there being no risk.

MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE: 'The Last Two Weeks Alone Damn Near ...  -  Jun 22, 2008,...last 1 1/2 years have been like; the last two weeks alone damn near killed me after getting a yellow fever vaccination to go to Manaus, Brazil alone.

Tahiti and French Polynesia  -  Jun 30, 2008
The Southern,Health: A yellow fever vaccination is required for travellers to French Polynesia arriving from an infected area. Immunisation against hepatitis A is

Medical firm helps pupils' rainforest trek  -  Jul 3, 2008
Highland News,Its Highlands base at Inverness Business Centre on Stadium Road is a World Health Organisation approved yellow fever vaccination service centre.

Hubbies back adventurous homemakers  -  Jun 15, 2008
Calcutta Telegraph,Sushma had been to Delhi this week for yellow fever vaccination, mandatory before the trip. “The team will assemble in Jamshedpur on June 16,? said the

Disease outbreaks May 2008 - more news from The Travel Clinic  -  28 May 2008
Cambridge Network,A yellow fever vaccination certificate is necessary for crossing borders in many parts of Africa and South America. * Vaccination takes about a week to

Travel Immunization  -  May 25, 2008,Currently, 21 countries in Central Africa and South America require yellow fever vaccination certificates for any entry, and 102 other countries demand them

Add blank pages to passport to be on the safe side  -  May 24, 2008
amNewYork,...others require proof of yellow fever vaccination; and some countries -- and, yes, South Africa is one of them -- want you to have a sufficient number of

Venezuela Country Specific Information  -  May 6, 2008
Trading Markets (press release),Travelers entering Venezuela from certain countries are required to have a current yellow fever vaccination certificate.

Mineral Wealth of the Congo  -  May 16, 2008
Fast CompanyAt Kinshasa's airport, doctors stand beside immigration officials; travelers arriving without proof of yellow-fever vaccination get jabbed on the spot.

The Big Story: Zanzibar  -  May 10, 2008
The Times,All visitors to Tanzania also require an up to date yellow fever vaccination. Credit cards are accepted only at hotels and restaurants.

6 Million in Mali to be Vaccinated Against Yellow Fever  -  Apr 11, 2008
Voice of AmericaHe says WHO hopes Yellow Fever vaccination will one day become part of routine immunization programs. Mali is the third country, after Togo and Senegal,

Notice to Readers: Requirements for Use of a New International ...  -  Apr 22, 2008
Journal of American Medical Association (subscription),Yellow fever vaccine is required under IHR 2005 by certain countries for entry, and the new ICVP is required for any yellow fever vaccination administered

World Health Organization,...for a minimum of 10 years - and for many more, if routine immunization programmes include Yellow Fever vaccination and are continued over the long-term.

What you need to know about immunizations  -  Apr 7, 2008
MSNBCFor example, you can only get a yellow fever vaccination at an authorized yellow fever vaccination center. You can use the CDC's registered directory of

Vaccinations advised for yellow fever in South America  -  Apr 15, 2008,Travellers to Argentina should now consider whether they need a yellow fever vaccination before arriving in the country, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Disasters - Preparedness and Mitigation in the Americas Mar 2008  -  Mar 28, 2008
ReliefWeb (press release),Yellow fever vaccination has been intensified in Asunción, Central and San Pedro departments, and in border areas in order to protect the population living

5 quarantined for spending night in Nairobi  -  Apr 17, 2008
Daily News & Analysis,...which has been declared a yellow fever zone by World Health Organisation (WHO), they were not carrying yellow fever vaccination certificates.

Winder's trip to Uganda approaches rapidly  -  Apr 6, 2008
Tennessee Journalist,I found out late last week that I am not eligible for the Yellow Fever vaccination. Apparently, Uganda only requires it for visitors from endemic countries,

Nigeria: Mumbai, Bombay - An Eye Opener  -  Apr 4, 2008,But I remember joking with one immigration official asking for my Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate that India too needed to show me its vaccination

Traveling During School Break  -  Apr 10, 2008
BYU Newsnet,Also, many countries require a yellow fever vaccination before entry. Carrying a yellow international vaccination certificate alongside a passport may be

Portugal: A place where time has stood still  -  Apr 1, 2008
The Southern,A yellow fever vaccination certificate is necessary for entry for anyone travelling from an infected area and destined for the Azores or Madeira.

Travel Q & A  -  Mar 28, 2008,...others require proof of yellow fever vaccination; and some countries — like South Africa — want you to have a sufficient number of blank visa pages.

More travellers savvy about exotic disease  -  Mar 27, 2008
asap News,Some countries demand proof of yellow fever vaccination, while others leave it up to you to determine if you should be vaccinated against Japanese

Yellow Fever in Argentina  -  20 Feb 2008
Government of Canada Newsroom (press release),Yellow fever vaccination and the use of personal protective measures to prevent mosquito bites is an ongoing recommendation for that area.

Travellers warned of malaria in Dominican Republic, yellow fever ...  -  Feb 19, 2008
The Canadian Press..."So anybody going Iguacu Falls, if they don't get their yellow fever vaccination in Canada certainly could be rounded up and given it there," he said.

Update on Jungle Yellow Fever (JYF) in Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina  -  Feb 12, 2008
Pan American Health Organization,...for the detection and investigation of suspected cases, and yellow fever vaccination for people living in or traveling to the affected area.

Brazil confirms 8th yellow fever death since Jan.  -  Jan 21, 2008
Mathaba.Net,In the first month of 2008 alone, the government has given out 7 million doses of yellow fever vaccination, more than half of the total doses given out in

Flaviviruses Explored: Clinical Characteristics, Vaccines, And The ...  -  Feb 13, 2008
Medical News Today,This includes a current debate regarding yellow fever's vaccination: should it be reserved for control of outbreaks, or should it become a part of the

Human Activity and Climate Change Could Aid Spread of Flaviviruses  -  Feb 8, 2008 (press release),In terms of control, vaccination is debated, including the dilemma of whether or not yellow fever vaccination should be used only for outbreak control or

Japanese encephalitis? No thanks  -  Feb 3, 2008
Craig Daily Press,Most are recommended for certain places, with the exception of the Yellow Fever vaccination, which is required in some counties in sub-Saharan Africa and

Health tips for those travelling around the world  -  Jan 28, 2008
The North Bay Nugget,The health unit is an official yellow fever vaccination centre. Most other vaccinations, such as the hepatitis A and B vaccine, are recommendations only.

Kenya: Africa's troubled jewel on the Indian Ocean  -  Feb 5, 2008
Today's Zaman,Before going, make sure you get your Hepatitis A and B vaccinations as well as a yellow fever vaccination. Try to avoid contact with mosquitoes,

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