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  • 2016
  • Since publication of the 2016 edition of CDC Health Information for International Travel , additional country-specific data has been made available on the geographic risk of yellow fever virus (YFV) transmission. (cdc.gov)
  • In 2016, several additional EU/EEA countries reported measles outbreaks, and an increase in the number of cases continues to be observed in 2017. (europa.eu)
  • According to the latest WHO estimates, malaria cases in the six countries fell by an estimated 74% between 2012 and 2016. (who.int)
  • The full official record between the two countries is as follows: Correct as of 13 November 2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2020
  • As the first week of the Nov. 6-17 U.N. climate summit in Bonn, Germany, drew towards a close, the European Union, Switzerland and Canada reiterated their commitment to increase financial help to developing countries to US$100 billion per year by 2020. (flipboard.com)
  • economic
  • The Nordic countries cluster near the top in numerous metrics of national performance, including education, economic competitiveness, civil liberties, quality of life and human development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each of the Nordic countries has its own economic and social models, sometimes with large differences from its neighbours, but to varying degrees the Nordic countries share the Nordic model of economy and social structure: market economy is combined with strong labour unions and a universalist welfare sector financed by heavy taxes. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Usually a peripheral country will specialize in one particular industry, leaving it vulnerable to economic instability and limiting international investment. (wikipedia.org)
  • These countries possess the ability to exercise control over other countries or groups of countries with several kinds of power such as military, economic, and political power. (wikipedia.org)
  • The United States, Canada, the countries of the European Union, Australia, South Korea and Japan are examples of present core countries that have the most power in the world economic system. (wikipedia.org)
  • The links between these countries have come through economic alliances and international treaties such as the Andean Community, which since 1939 brought together those countries except Panama and to which belonged Chile and Venezuela. (wikipedia.org)
  • Landlocked countries experience economic growth 6% less than their non-landlocked countries, holding other variables constant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Just recently, it has been economically modeled that if the economic size of a transit country is increased by just 1%, a subsequent increase of at least 2% is experienced by the landlocked country, which shows that there is hope for LLDCs if the conditions of their transit neighbours are addressed. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, these countries received significant economic and military support. (wikipedia.org)
  • Semi-peripheral countries offer their citizens relatively diverse economic opportunities but also have extreme gaps between the rich and poor. (wikipedia.org)
  • malaria
  • The following pages present country-specific information on yellow fever vaccine requirements and recommendations (see Table 3-27 ) and malaria transmission information and prophylaxis recommendations. (cdc.gov)
  • Fourteen country-specific maps of malaria transmission areas, 11 country-specific maps depicting yellow fever vaccine recommendations, and a reference map of China are included to aid in interpreting the information. (cdc.gov)
  • The best way to address the threat posed by drug resistance is to eliminate malaria altogether from the countries of the Mekong. (who.int)
  • At a high-level meeting convened by the Ministry of Health and Sports of Myanmar in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA), representatives from the six GMS countries stressed that eliminating malaria in the Subregion requires urgent and coordinated action, with support from implementing agencies, funders and other partners. (who.int)
  • Countries requested support from WHO to achieve their malaria elimination goals. (who.int)
  • 2017
  • EU/EEA countries with updates since last week: Bulgaria: Since mid-March 2017 and as of 18 June, Bulgaria has reported 140 cases in Plovdiv, an increase of 10 cases since the previous CDTR. (europa.eu)
  • The classification (as of June 2017 [update] ) applies to 47 countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • cooperation
  • These countries declared to set up a Group of Like-Minded Megadiverse Countries as a mechanism for consultation and cooperation so that their interests and priorities, related to the preservation and sustainable use of biological diversity, could be promoted. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the same time, they agreed to meet periodically, at the ministerial and expert levels, and decided that upon the conclusion of each annual Ministerial Meeting, the next rotating host country would take on the role of Secretary of the group, to ensure its continuity, the further development of cooperation among these countries, and to reach the agreements and objectives set forth herein. (wikipedia.org)
  • On May 15, 1915, the ABC countries met again to sign a more formal treaty, designed to develop cooperation, nonaggression and the arbitration of disputes. (wikipedia.org)
  • subsequently
  • Recently, the clinical usefulness of fluoroDOPA-(18F) or FDOPA, an aminoacid labelled with the same positron emitter fluorine-18, has been evaluated and recognised in France and subsequently in several EU countries. (scielo.br)
  • Subsequently, the grouping is working to define a common position on emission reductions and climate aid money, and to try to convince other countries to sign up to the Copenhagen Accord. (wikipedia.org)
  • outbreaks
  • Some previous and ongoing measles outbreaks in other EU/EEA countries have been epidemiologically linked to the current outbreak in Romania. (europa.eu)
  • The Reformation, particularly the ideas of John Calvin , gained significant support in the Low Countries, and following the 1566 iconoclastic outbreaks Spain attempted to quell the tide and maintain the authority of the post-Tridentine Church through force by installing Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, Duke of Alba . (wikipedia.org)
  • Least Developed
  • The Least Developed Countries are shown in blue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although many contemporary scholars argue that "Third World" is outdated, irrelevant or inaccurate, others may use the term "Fourth World" in reference to least developed countries (although Fourth World is also used to refer to stateless ethnic groups). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Fourth UN Conference on Least Developed Countries (LDC-IV) was held in Istanbul, Turkey, 9-13 May 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • The conference endorsed the goal of raising half the existing Least developed countries out of the LDC category by 2022. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the process of increasing awareness towards the needs of the LDCs, the importance of the inputs and contributions of the members of the Civil Society were first acknowledged during the NGO Forum held in parallel to the third UN Conference on Least Developed Countries in Brussels in 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • intervals
  • Revaccination against yellow fever was previously required by certain countries at 10-year intervals to comply with International Health Regulations (IHR). (cdc.gov)
  • The stamps with flags of European countries were released at intervals from June to December 1943, while the Korea flag stamp was released in November 1944. (wikipedia.org)
  • vaccination
  • Moreover, countries cannot require proof of revaccination (booster) against yellow fever as a condition of entry, even if the last vaccination was more than 10 years prior. (cdc.gov)
  • Ultimately, the clinician's decision whether or not to vaccinate any traveler must take into account the traveler's risk of being infected with YFV, country entry requirements, and individual risk factors for serious adverse events after yellow fever vaccination (such as age and immune status). (cdc.gov)
  • NOTE: Despite the recent changes to the IHR regarding yellow fever vaccine boosters, it is uncertain when and if all countries with current yellow fever vaccination entry requirements will adopt this change. (cdc.gov)
  • Chapter
  • In this chapter, topical applications of hurdle technology in industrialized countries used in the decontamination of raw material for fermented foods, heated foods, chilled foods. (springer.com)
  • mainly
  • In addition, it recognizes the constraints on landlocked countries to be mainly physical, including lack of direct access to the sea, isolation from world markets and high transit costs due to physical distance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sweden
  • They consist of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, including Greenland and Faroe Islands-which are both constituent countries within the Kingdom of Denmark-and the Åland Islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • exploitation
  • Saudi Arabia is a destination country for men and women trafficked for the purposes of involuntary servitude and, to a lesser extent, commercial sexual exploitation. (state.gov)
  • next
  • At the UN's fourth conference on LDCs, which was held in May 2011, delegates endorsed a goal targeting the promotion of at least half the current LDC countries within the next ten years. (wikipedia.org)