Situation Report: Yellow fever outbreak in Angola, 29 September 2016

The IM System is transitioning during this phase of the response to focus support on vaccination campaign and post-epidemic surveillance system strengthening.

Three positive laboratory cases were reported in Porto Amboim district (Cuanza Sul) and Chongoroi (Benguela); cases are being investigated and post-reviewed by the Classification Committee. The population of Porto Amboim district have not been vaccinated to date but included in the next phase of vaccination campaign starting October 10th, 2016.