The vaccines below are recommended for travellers to this country depending on their individual level of risk. Extended or frequent travel, travel to remote areas and patients visiting friends or relatives are examples of additional risk factors.
|Risk level||Vaccines required|
|All travellers||Hepatitis A
Polio - proof of vaccination may be required
|Sometimes advised for high risk||Hepatitis B
|Yellow Fever||No risk of yellow fever, however vaccination might be required for certificate purposes from a yellow fever area.|
The information below identifies the risk of malaria and recommended prophylaxis regimens for different geographical regions within this country. View the malaria map to identify localities within risk areas.
|Areas of risk||Level of risk||Recommended regimen||Seasonal risk||Drug resistance|
|Northern districts of Chobe and Ngamiland||HIGH RISK||MAL/DOX/MEF||ALL, esp. NOV-JUN||CHLOR|
|North-East district, northern half of Ghanzi and Central districts||LOW RISK ADDITIONAL*||MAL/DOX/MEF||ALL, esp. NOV-JUN||CHLOR|
|Southern half of country (all other areas)||LOW/NO RISK||AVOIDANCE||ALL, esp. NOV-JUN||CHLOR|
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