The risk of malaria is available all year round in areas at risk.
It is recommended to protect against mosquito bites.
It is necessary to take a medication (chemoprophylaxis) before, during and after the trip.
The following vaccines are recommended for all:
Diphtheria, tetanus, poliomyelitis, measles, hepatitis A
Under special conditions, the following vaccines are recommended: yellow fever, hepatitis B, typhoid fever, rabies, cholera
Notes for vaccination against yellow fever:
Who vaccination recommendation:
-Vaccination generally not recommended: for travel to the western and Northwestern provinces;
-Vaccination not recommended: all other regions;
Very low/theoretical risk
(See also information on vaccination against yellow fever of the Swiss CEMV)
For prescription medications and vaccinations, consult a doctor or vaccination Centre. Vaccination against yellow fever can only be carried out by a vaccination Centre and some doctors.