After initial signs of a cholera outbreak in december 2014 in Nairobi county, desease spread to 21 counties in august 2015. In september 2015 a total of 6529 cases and 131 deaths have been reported in this period, with a Case Fatality Rate of 2 per cent.
Cases of cholera continue to emerge following an outbreak that was picked by surveillance system in the last week of December 2014 in Nairobi County. 21 counties have so far reported cases. This project contributes to the outbreak control (management of cases and prevention) in 10 counties.
In october 2015 678,434 people were affected, and 371,376 persons have been supported within the programme.
Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken
Material relief assistance and services
Disaster Management Phase