International travel and health

Asia - Prevention and treatment of artemisinin-resistant falciparum malaria

The emergence of artemisinin resistance on the Thai–Cambodian border has implications for the management of malaria in international travellers to the following parts of South-East Asia: Western Cambodia, the border regions of Thailand and Cambodia, border regions of Thailand and Myanmar, Eastern Myanmar, and the Binh Phuc Province of Viet Nam. An update for international travellers has been posted on WHO's WER.