Emergencies preparedness, response

2001 - Cholera in Tanzania

26 July 2001

Disease Outbreak Reported

WHO has reported 109 cases with 3 deaths between 18 May and 20 July 2001 in Temeke and Ilala districts of  Dar es Salaam. The Tanzanian Ministry of Health is implementing control measures including cholrination of all water sources, provision of medical supplies to all cholera treatment centres and health education measures.