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Cholera Hotspots

Ghana - High priority area / hotspots

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Localization of at-risk populations:

  • Greater Accra Region and adjacent coastal and inland districts
  • Coastal districts in Volta, Central and Western Regions
  • Districts in the vicinity of Kumasi Metropolis in Ashanti Region
  • Districts further north situated along major travel routes in the regions of Brong-Ahafo, Northern and Upper East

High-risk populations and pratices

  • Informal settlements and densely populated neighborhoods in Accra, home of workers from neighboring countries
  • Food and water sachet vendors in Accra
  • Migrant fishermen traveling along the Gulf of Guinean
  • Tradesmen and bus drivers on the coastal Accra–Lagos road
  • Workers commuting between the regions of Greater Accra and Eastern
  • Workers traveling between Volta Region (Ketu District) and Togo (Lomé D4 and Golfe districts)

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