Hand Hygiene Day 2019

Learn more about ICAN’s project to Turn Africa Orange here!

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 18 June 2019

The number of new Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases has continued to decrease in recent weeks in Katwa and Butembo, with a total of eight cases reported in these two health zones...

End of emergency phase of the 2019 Lassa fever outbreak

The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomes the announcement from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) of the end of the emergency phase of the 2019 Lassa fever...

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 4 June 2019

As the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak surpasses the 2000 case mark, indicators over the past two weeks provide early signs of an easing of the transmission intensity. This...

Major cholera vaccination campaign begins in North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

More than 800,000 people will be immunised against cholera in North Kivu in the Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) following the launch of a major...

Announcement: Copper Development Association Africa

The ICAN board would like to take this opportunity to thank Copper Development Association Africa for their unconditional funding and support that has been provided to ICAN...

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 14 May 2019

Following several major security incidents in recent weeks, there has been a continued steady increase in number of cases reported during the current Ebola virus disease (EVD)...

WHO supports World Malaria Day commemoration in Zambia

Malaria is among the important factors affecting socio-economic development in Zambia. It kills approximately over a thousand people per year with about 311 cases per 1000...

Rush to deliver cholera vaccines to remote communities in Zimbabwe

It was a mad rush to the airfield. At the back of the jeep, Abi Kebra Belaye and her colleague Shamiso Nyasanu tensely shuffled papers – waybills of vaccines and other essential...

NCDC Launches ‘Turn Nigeria Orange’ Project to Mark 2019 World Hand Hygiene Day

Abuja – NCDC Launches ‘Turn Nigeria Orange’ Project to Mark 2019 World Hand Hygiene Day The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has launched the ‘Turn Nigeria Orange’...

Visit the 2019 Hand Hygiene Photo Wall!

Visit our Hand Hygiene Day Photo wall here! To have your facility included send your photos and videos to anna@icanetwork.co.za

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