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The Regional Cholera Platforms in Africa bring together multi-sectoral partners from different organizations involved in cholera prevention, preparedness, or response in the region.

Where we work?

We work in more than 45 countries across the two regions of Western & Central Africa (24 countries), and Eastern & Southern Africa (21 countries)

What we do?

The Regional Cholera Platforms aim to improve cholera control and prevention across Africa through operationalization of an integrated strategy towards elimination.

Welcome on the Regional Cholera Platforms in Africa

Cholera - West and Central Africa 2017 : Annual Review – Week W1 to W52

Résumé :

  • 65 537 cas ont été rapportés en 2017 dans 10 pays
  • 1 403 décès ont été rapportés pour l’année 2017
  • 2,1% de létalité en moyenne annuelle

In 2017, more cases and deaths of cholera were reported as compared to 2016. However, this situation reflects specific crisis and reveals important disparities throughout the region.

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Supported by

European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations

UK’s Department for International Development (DFID)

The United Nations Children's Fund


Our Offices

  1. UNICEF Regional Office for West & Central Africa (WCARO)
    Immeuble Madjiguene – Almadies Dakar
    P.O. Box 29720 Senegal
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  2. UNICEF Regional Office For Eastern and southen Africa plateform

  3. UNICEF Regional Office For Middle East and North Africa

Abdulqader Al-Abed Street. Building No.15. la'a Al-Ali. Amman, Jordan

elephone: Tel.: +962-6-550-2400.  Fax: +962-6-553-8880


Dakar , Senegal

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