Determinants of emerging diseases in Morocco

Imane Jroundi, Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie de Rabat

Morocco is a State of North Africa. The particular character of Morocco is his great heterogeneity biogeographic, climatic and physiognomic. And his instability and vulnerability related at the same time on the human activity, the economic development and industrial platform. In addition to an increasingly important tourist attraction with the development of the international traffic. Concurrently to that, Morocco made important progress as regards control against the transmissible diseases in relation to the hygiene and the healthiness of the environment. However, it is threatened as much as the other countries to see emergent and remerging infectious diseases. The aim of this present work, is to report the specific risks and determinants of emerging infectious diseases threats in Morocco, taking account of the whole of the caused components of the following topics: HIV, tuberculosis , flu influenza, west Nile virus, the plague and its strategy of response.

Presented in Poster Session 1