In addition to yellow fever, vaccinations against meningitis, hepatitis A, typhoid, and polio, are recommended, and participants should take malaria prophylaxis, such as Doxycycline, Malarone or Lariam. Individuals born after 1956 are also recommended to be vaccinated against measles, mumps and rubella, as well as tetanus and diphtheria.

While in Tanzania, participants are advised to drink bottled water, and to avoid raw vegetables, salads and ice, other than in the major hotels.



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    Fascinating discussion at the parallel session on how countries should deal with external shocks.