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Humanitarian Aid to Mauritania Mali and Niger by Spain

Spain’s contribution to the humanitarian efforts of Mali, Mauritania, and Niger totals more than 321,000 euros. The gift will assist in the shipment of particularly specific medical supplies, nutrition goods, and telecommunications equipment. It is very challenging to provide assistance to some of the most inaccessible areas in Mauritania, Mali, and...

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Mauritania’s COVID-19: Mauritania Travel Tips

· Vaccinate against COVID-19 before flying to Mauritania. • Avoid Mauritania if you’re not up-to-date on COVID-19 immunizations. • Even if you’re vaccinated for COVID-19, you may still acquire and spread it. • Anyone 2 or older should wear a mask inside. • If you have a poor immune system or are at...

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Tobacco corporations used COVID-19 to entice new smokers

Tobacco corporations “took advantage of COVID-19″ to entice new smokers during the pandemic, while adolescent smoking threatens progress against the worldwide tobacco epidemic”, new research says. While governments focused on the COVID-19 problem, the tobacco industry “used the opportunity to gain market shares, acquire new consumers, retain smokers, and polish...

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Mauritania update on Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever

As of March 14, the World Health Organization (WHO) announces six confirmed instances of human Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in the African nation of Mauritania, including two fatalities. A polymerase chain reaction test (PCR) verified a case of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) on 4 February 2022 at the Institut National...

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