USAID Announces Initial Results of Grand Challenge to Combat Zika

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced today 21 potentially game changing solutions to mitigate the spread and impact of the Zika virus.  These award nominees underwent a rigorous review process, and have been selected for accelerated development, testing and deployment.   The award nominees range from deployment of mosquitoes infected with ...
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CDC Travel Information Regarding the Zika Virus

The United States Mission to Mexico informs U.S. citizens that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) maintain advisories regarding the Zika virus .  Zika virus is a mosquito-borne illness that can be spread from a pregnant woman to her unborn baby.  Among other effects, there have been reports of a serious birth defect of the brain called microcephaly and ...
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