The World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Friday that Cholera outbreaks have increased after years of steady decline.
In the first nine months of this year, 26 countries in Africa and Asia have reported cholera outbreaks. According to WHO, the cholera outbreaks are larger and more deadly.
Major ongoing outbreaks are being reported from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia and Nigeria, according to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control ( ECDC ).An estimated 39,857 suspected cholera cases and 114 deaths have been reported worldwide since August 24, 2022. TRENDING: 2022 Midterm Action List – SEVEN STEPS You […]