GAR Information Resources
GAR produces guidelines and manuals on the surveillance and control of epidemic-prone diseases and guidance on how to assess surveillance systems; maps to support public health activities at the district, national, regional and global levels; videos for training health professionals and raising awareness of the diseases and their treatments; software to help analyze and compare data; and databases which track the occurrences of diseases over time.
Disease outbreak news
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Oman
Yellow fever – Brazil
Circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 – Somalia
Cholera – Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lassa Fever – Nigeria
Emergencies and outbreaks
- Zika virus and complications.
- Yellow fever outbreak Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda 2016-2017
- Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus