Kenya overview

48,790

cases

896

DEATHS

33,876

recovered

1.8%

Fatality Rate

69.4%

Recovery Rate

travel ban and restrictions due to the coronavirus in Kenya

due to Coronavirus Travel
Restrictions and Bans in Kenya:

1. All international flights to Kenya are suspended until 5 May 2020. - This does not apply to: a. Aircraft in state of emergency. b. Technical stops where passengers do not disembark. c. Operations related to humanitarian aid, medevac, repatriation and diplomatic flights approved by appropriate authorities. 2. All crew (except those from domestic flights) will have to self-isolate within designated airport hotels at the Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for the duration of their rest period. 3. All approved flights must provide a completed passengers declaration forms and manifests to Port Health, Immigration and customs.

Advice on the use of masks in the context of COVID-19

This document provides advice on the use of masks in communities, during home care, and in health care settings in areas that have reported cases of COVID-19. It is intended for individuals in the community, public health and infection prevention and control (IPC) professionals, health care managers, health care workers (HCWs), and community health workers. This updated version includes a section on Advice to decision makers on the use of masks for healthy people in community settings.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak: rights,roles and responsibilities of health workers, including key considerations for occupational safety and health

Health workers are at the front line of the COVID-19 outbreak response and as such are exposed to hazards that put them at risk of infection. Hazards include pathogen exposure, long working hours, psychological distress, fatigue, occupational burnout, stigma, and physical and psychological violence. This document highlights the rights and responsibilities of health workers, including the specific measures needed to protect occupational safety and health.