2011 - Lake Chad basin : WASH and cholera epidemiology: an integrated evaluation in the countries of the Lake Chad Basin
- Mis à jour : 5 janvier 2017
Code: 2011- E2
Pierre-Yves Ogier, Antrhopologue
Bertrand Saudre, Epidemiologiste
Date : Août 2011
The preparation for and response to cholera epidemics demand a multi-sectoral approach based on knowledge about the epidemiology of the disease over different dimensions of space and time, and involving actions in charge of access to water, sanitation and hygiene. This retrospective analysis of risk factors on the regional level allowed to highlight factors linked to water, sanitation and hygiene.