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Emergency Operations Center Update on Influenza A(H1N1) June 11

June 11, 2009 - The World Health Organization raised its global pandemic alert level to Phase 6 today. This means that sustained community transmission of a new influenza virus has now been confirmed in more than one WHO region, and that a global pandemic is now officially declared.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 June 2009 01:58
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Emergency Operations Center Update on Influenza A(H1N1) May 12

May 12, 2009 - Thirty countries have officially reported cases of influenza A(H1N1). The World Health Organization maintains pandemic alert of Phase 5. There is no evidence of sustained community level human-to-human transmission outside of the Americas. PAHO/WHO recommends that countries continue to review their national influenza pandemic preparedness plans and address any gaps identified.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 May 2009 05:52
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Emergency Operations Center Update on Influenza A(H1N1) May 22

May 22, 2009 - Thirty countries have officially reported cases of influenza A(H1N1). The World Health Organization maintains pandemic alert of Phase 5. There is no evidence of sustained community level human-to-human transmission outside of the Americas. PAHO/WHO recommends that countries continue to review their national influenza pandemic preparedness plans and address any gaps identified.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 June 2009 13:00
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Emergency Operations Center Update on Influenza A(H1N1) May 15

May 15, 2009 - Thirty countries have officially reported cases of influenza A(H1N1). The World Health Organization maintains pandemic alert of Phase 5. There is no evidence of sustained community level human-to-human transmission outside of the Americas. PAHO/WHO recommends that countries continue to review their national influenza pandemic preparedness plans and address any gaps identified.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 May 2009 08:38
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Emergency Operations Center Update on Influenza A(H1N1) May 10

May 10, 2009. The flu season is rapidly approaching in the Southern hemisphere, and countries must and are already implementing pandemic preparedness plans.  This and other topics were covered at a press briefing today. Caribbean disaster managers –inside and outside the health sector – used webconferencing tools to discuss the current situation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 May 2009 05:26
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