This interactive map visually plots global outbreaks of measles, mumps, whooping cough, polio, rubella, and other diseases that are easily preventable by inexpensive and effective vaccines. The Global Health Program at the Council on Foreign Relations has been tracking news reports on these outbreaks since the fall of 2008. This project aims to promote awareness of a global health problem that is easily preventable.
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Submit a Point
Please submit data about a vaccine-preventable outbreak and its news source. When submitting a point please provide all the data fields starred below. Points are not approved automatically, but the map is updated weekly.
Produced by the Council on Foreign Relations and MediaStorm
Design and Development: Jacky Myint