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Somalia: Early Warning Alert and Response Network – Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin: Week 22 (27 May – 2 June 2019)

Highlights

Lower than expected rainfall has been received in many districts leading to dry weather conditions. Dry weather conditions have led to over 1.7 million people in urgent need of humanitarian assistance.

A total of 336 (73%) health facilities across Somalia submitted weekly report while 218 (65%) of the health facilities submitted reports on time.

A total of 223 alerts of which no case was confirmed as true in all states.

Completeness of reporting

A total of 336 (73%) of 459 active health facilities in EWARN submitted reports while the timeliness of reporting was 65% (Table 1 and Fig 1)

Source: World Health Organization

https://reliefweb.int/report/somalia/somalia-early-warning-alert-and-response-network-weekly-epidemiological-bulletin-18