Destination - Sudan

Sudan is a country in the Nile Valley of North Africa, bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea, Eritrea, and Ethiopia, to the east, South Sudan to the south, the Central African Republic to the southwest, Chad to the west and Libya to the northwest. It is the third largest country in Africa. For much of Sudan’s history, the nation has suffered from rampant ethnic strife and has been plagued by internal conflicts. Sudan suffers from poor human rights, most particularly dealing with the issues of ethnic cleansing and slavery in the nation.

Malaria– Extremely high transmission occurs throughout the year. Chemoprophylaxis is recommended throughout the country.

Traveller’s Diarrhoea- High risk exists throughout the country. Food and beverage precautions are essential to reduce the likelihood of illnessA Gastro Kit can be purchased from Travel Vaccination Health care, which includes prescription and non-prescription medications for presumptive self-treatment if diarrhoea occurs.

*This information is to be used as a guide only. Medical advice is recommended to individuals depending on their medical history, previous vaccination history and the itinerary.