Burundi health recommendations

Sanitary advices to visit Burundi

Burundi is a small country with around 10M Burundian. Official languages are French and Kirundi. Burundi uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is UTC+02:00. Currency used in Burundi is Burundi Franc (BIF).

🏙️ Bujumbura
🗣️ French Kirundi
👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 10M ☀️ ~21 °C 🌧 ~96 mm 👍 Least Developed 🚩 28k km2 (11k mi²)
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Sanitary Recommendations

General recommendations

Zika is a risk in Burundi. Because of the risk of birth defects in babies born to women who were infected with Zika while pregnant, women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should discuss their travel plans with their doctor. For further information on this recommendation, please visit the CDCZika Risk in Countries with Endemic Zika.

Chikungunya, African tick-bite fever, and African sleeping sickness (African Trypanosomiasis) are diseases carried by insects that are found in Burundi.For information on disease prevention, please visit the CDC Insect Protection Advice.

Many countries in Africa have high incidence rates of tuberculosis (TB). For further information, please visit the CDCTuberculosis Advice.

Many countries in Africa have high HIV prevalence rates. For further information, please visit the CDC HIV Advice.

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