Weekly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Preparedness Update Update 41: (07 – 13 Oct 2019)

WEEKLY OVERVIEW

DTM

? DTM continues to operate 24 FMPs at the borders with DRC, Uganda and CAR, of which six run in cooperation with DTM

Uganda on the Ugandan side of the border.

WASH ? Conducted a 2 day EVD Orientation Training for 29 Community Leaders and Key informants from the areas of Attende, Gimunu, Marakonye and Koya in Yei town ? Conducted community engagement meetings among communities in Kerwa, Pure, Khorijho, Kaya and Salia Musala ? Completed Round 3 IPC/WASH Assessment for Kaya PHCC and Kerwa

PHCC

? Conducted Initial IPC/WASH Assessment for Tirye PHCU, Koyoki PHCU and Khorijho PHCU

HEALTH ? IOM continue to support and conduct active screening in the 15 Points of Entry (PoEs) sites: Yei SSRRC and Yei Airstrip within Yei Town, Lasu and Tokori in Otogo County, Kaya, Bazi, Salia Musala, Okaba, Kor Kaya (along Busia Uganda Border) and Isebi in Morobo County, Pure, Kerwa, Khorijo, Bori in Kajokeji and Birigo in Lainya County.

Source: International Organization for Migration