H5N8 HPAI in Uganda

Further spread in Uganda and neighbouring countries (February 2017)

The experts participating in this rapid risk assessment considered that the spread of H5N8 HPAI from Uganda to Kenya is likely, with a mean risk score of 3.9 on a scale of 0 to 6, compared with spread to the Republic of Tanzania – mean risk score 3.4 – and Rwanda – mean risk score 3.2. The uncertainty of the estimations is high. [Read more]