Cholera in Malawi (Update)
26 Feb 2015
A few more cholera cases have been reported in the current outbreak in Malawi. As of 22 February 2015, a total of 24 cases have been recorded. Two new cases have been identified since 19 February 2015.
The Ministry of Health is monitoring the situation.
Advice for Travellers
Cholera is a low risk for most travellers.
Travellers to outbreak areas who will be mixing closely with the local population and cannot ensure safe drinking water can be immunised against cholera. A high standard of food, water and personal hygiene should also be maintained.