Global and regional health authorities have confirmed an outbreak of the Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
To date, no outbreak has been reported in Dakar or Senegal, nor are there any active travel advisories against travel to Senegal where the AfPIF event is taking place.
We would like to assure you the Internet Society is closely monitoring the situation and will provide updated information on this website if the situation evolves.
For information about the outbreak, the disease and precautions, we provide the following websites for your review:
- The World Health Organisation (http://www.who.int/csr/don/archive/disease/ebola/en/)
- CDC – USA (http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices)
- SOS International (https://www.internationalsos.com/ebola/index.cfm?content_id=394&language_id=ENG)
- US department of state (http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/go/Ebola.html)