Regional dengue warning for the Caribbean 

Dengue fever is the subject of a media release from the PAHO stressing the need for countries to adequately prepare in view of the region’s history of ‘cyclical outbreaks and epidemics every three to five years. As noted in the release, ‘The first dengue epidemic with over one million cases occurred in the Region in 2010. Three years later, in 2013, the first epidemic with more than two million cases occurred. At the beginning of 2019, there was an increase in cases compared to the same period of 2018.’ Read more.

Affected Regions

North America
South America

Affected Countries