Humanitarian Health Action

Central African Republic health situation

A child eating plumpy nut as health worker and mother look on, Central African Republic.
WHO/C. Black

October 2014 -- There has been increasing violence in Bangui and other parts of the country. The Health Cluster partners are providing medical assistance to people affected by the crisis. One case of yellow fever has been diagnosed positive in the 8th arrondissement of Bangui, additional investigation is underway. In Sanitary Prefecture Nana Gribizi, Kétéré village response against the outbreak of whooping cough is continuing. Strategic committee is accelerating the implementation of a strategic plan to fight against the Ebola virus.