Apr 01, 2020 · On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization announced that the COVID-19 virus was officially a pandemic after barreling through 114 countries in three months and infecting over 118,000 people.
Apr 25, 2017 · Yellow fever is more pronounced in the tropic and subtropic countries of South America and Africa. "Yellow fever belt" is a name given to groups of countries within the tropics and subtropics, especially in Africa and South America where the realistic chances of contracting yellow fever tend to be quite high.
Between January 2016 and December 2017, seven countries and territories of the Region of the Americas reported confirmed cases of yellow fever: the Plurinational State of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Peru, and Suriname.
Jan 13, 2017 · In some African countries, for example, wheat yields could decline by as much as 35% by 2050. ,  Climate change is affecting many fisheries around the world. Increasing ocean temperatures have shifted some marine species to cooler waters outside of their normal range. Fisheries are important for the food supply and economy of many countries.
Feb 14, 2017 · For 2017 updates on yellow fever vaccination requirements and WHO vaccination recommendations for travellers see Annex 1 and country list on the WHO International Travel and Health website. Related links. WHO Disease Outbreak News. Yellow fever – Brazil, 27 January 2017; Map of Yellow Fever vaccination recommendation in the America, 2013
Dec 30, 2013 · Click on map to zoom in These maps indicate the location of disease outbreaks reported in immediate notifications or follow-up reports. You can zoom in to examine an area of outbreaks in more detail. This page does not display information from six-monthly reports. To see information from six-monthly reports, please use the disease distribution ...
International tourism, number of arrivals from The World Bank: Data
(1) Countries are classified each year on July 1, the start of the World Bank fiscal year, based on GNI per capita data (World Bank Atlas method) for the previous calendar year. For FY20 the classification uses GNI per capita for 2018. (2) Country borders or names do not necessarily reflect the World Bank Group's official position.
Which countries host the most refugees? According to a new UNHCR study, 3.2 million were driven from their homes in the first half of 2016, as low- and middle-income countries continue to shelter most of the world's displaced.
Map of the World of the Old Testament During the time of the Old Testament the ancient world extended from Egypt to Asia Minor over to the Caspian Sea and down to the Persian Gulf. One thousand miles from north to south and nearly 1500 miles from west to east.