Due to International Shortage we currently do not have the Yellow Fever Vaccine available.
Due to International Shortage we currently do not have the Yellow Fever Vaccine available.
Due to International Shortage we currently do not have the Yellow Fever Vaccine available.

CDC Travel Health Notices

Travel notices are designed to inform travelers and clinicians about current health issues related to specific international destinations. These issues may arise from disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, and natural disasters that may affect travelers’ health.

  • Alert - Ebola in Democratic Republic of the Congo
    on July 7, 2020 at 4:00 am

    There is an outbreak of Ebola in the Équateur province in the western part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

  • Warning - Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia
    on June 29, 2020 at 4:00 am

    The Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah is not permitting anyone who is not currently in country to perform Hajj this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. CDC recommends that Americans in Saudi Arabia not make the pilgrimage.

  • Watch - Dengue in the Americas
    on June 9, 2020 at 4:00 am

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Travelers to the Americas can protect themselves by preventing mosquito bites.

  • Warning - Global COVID-19 Pandemic Notice
    on June 5, 2020 at 4:00 am

    Widespread ongoing transmission of a respiratory illness caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is occurring globally. CDC recommends that travelers avoid all nonessential international travel.

  • Watch - Yellow Fever in Ethiopia
    on April 23, 2020 at 4:00 am

    There is an outbreak of yellow fever in the Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR) of Ethiopia. Travelers going to Ethiopia should receive vaccination against yellow fever at least 10 days before travel and should take steps to prevent mosquito bites while there.

  • Alert - Yellow Fever in Nigeria
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    A large, ongoing outbreak of yellow fever in Nigeria began in September 2017. The outbreak is now spread throughout the country. Travelers going to Nigeria should receive vaccination against yellow fever at least 10 days before travel and should take steps to prevent mosquito bites while there.

  • Watch - Monkeypox in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    There is an ongoing outbreak of monkeypox in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

  • Watch - Monkeypox in Nigeria
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    There is an ongoing outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria.

  • Watch - Malaria in Burundi
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    There is a malaria epidemic in Burundi, a country in central Africa. To prevent malaria infection, travelers should take prescription medicine and take steps to prevent mosquito bites.

  • Watch - Dengue in Asia and the Pacific Islands
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Travelers to Asia and the Pacific Islands can protect themselves by preventing mosquito bites.

  • Watch - Lassa Fever in Nigeria
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    Nigerian health officials have declared an outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria. Travelers to Nigeria should avoid contact with rats.

  • Watch - Dengue in Africa and the Middle East
    on April 20, 2020 at 4:00 am

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Africa and the Middle East. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Travelers to Africa and the Middle East can protect themselves by preventing mosquito bites.