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Kenya + 1 more

icddr,b continues to fight cholera in Africa

Dr. Azharul Islam Khan, head of the Diarrhoeal Diseases Unit at icddr,b’s Dhaka Hospital, has returned to Bangladesh after spending a week in the Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya, where he provided refresher training to…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ICDDR,B
Posted:
20 Dec 2012

Kenya + 1 more

icddr,b boosts cholera outbreak preparedness in Horn of Africa

Two icddr,b doctors returned to Dhaka on Wednesday, 16 May, after spending two weeks in Kenya and Somalia training local health professionals how to prevent and treat cholera and other causes of acute water diarrhoea. Dr.PradipK.…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ICDDR,B
Posted:
17 May 2012

Somalia + 1 more

icddr,b Team Returns from Cholera-hit Somalia

A team of experts from icddr,b’s Dhaka Hospital returned to Bangladesh on 21 September after spending more than 20 days managing cholera outbreaks in Northern Kenya and Somalia. The three-member team, comprised of two physicians and…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ICDDR,B
Posted:
27 Sep 2011

Somalia

icddr,b helps fight cholera outbreaks in Somalia

A team of experts from icddr,b arrived in Kenya on September 1 to assist the international community in managing cholera outbreaks in neighbouring Somalia. Initially based in northern Kenya, the team hope to travel to Mogadishu…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ICDDR,B
Posted:
07 Sep 2011

Zimbabwe

ICDDR,B's team reports from Zimbabwe

An earlier story, posted in this space on January 11, reported on an ICDDR,B team of experts and their mission to Zimbabwe to help with the very serious cholera outbreak currently underway there. Team leader Pradip Bardhan recently reported…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ICDDR,B
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

As cholera rages in Zimbabwe ICDDR,B team races to lend a hand

As an organization with decades of expertise in the treatment of cholera and management of large epidemic outbreaks, ICDDR,B has always been ready to help when other nations face cholera outbreaks. When cholera broke out in Zaire in 1994,…

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News and Press Release
Source:
ICDDR,B
Posted:
21 Mar 2011