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Uganda and DRC agree to intensify cross-border surveillance

3 Dec 2018, WHO-AFRO

As the Ebola outbreak spirals in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Uganda and the DRC have resolved to increase cross-border surveillance on both sides of their shared border. In addition to harmonizing data collection tools, both countries will intensify risk communication and community engagement to increase public awareness.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Office of the Prime Minister (Uganda) (OPM)
  • Website: http://www.opm.go.ug/
  • Contact:Assistant Commissioner/Disaster Management
  • Phone:+256 041 434 3898 +256 772 313 093


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Office of the Prime Minister (Uganda) (OPM)
  • Website: http://www.opm.go.ug/
  • Contact:Assistant Commissioner/Disaster Management
  • Phone:+256 041 434 3898 +256 772 313 093
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