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Angola

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1959. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 16 Feb 1979.


1978. Assessment of activities in preparation for the certification of smallpox eradication in Angola: Visit report, August 1978. SME/78.24.
[Dr CH Tigre]

1978. Smallpox eradication in Angola: status report, 9 November 1978. SME/78.18.

Botswana

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1964. Importations during SEP: 1967, 1971. Reintroduced in 1972 and last endemic case during SEP: 1973. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 23 Mar 1979.


1967. Epidemiological Notes. Smallpox. WER 8:108.
[First case reported since 1964. 24 Feb 1967]


1968. Status of Smallpox Eradication Activities. Country: Botswana. SE/68.13
[Kinshasa, 19-26 November 1968]


1972. Smallpox Surveillance Report. No. 75. Reprinted from: WER 30:284-6.
[28 Jul 1972]

1972. Smallpox Surveillance Report. No. 83. Reprinted from: WER 51/52:494-6.
[22 Dec 1972]


1973. Smallpox Surveillance Report. No. 97. Reprinted from: WER 42:402-5.
[19 Oct 1973]

1973. Smallpox Surveillance Report. No. 98. Reprinted from: WER 46:434-8.
[16 Nov 1973]


1974. A persistent focus of smallpox in Botswana, 1973. WHO/SE/74.69.
[GT Presthus, B Sibiya]


1976. Freedom from smallpox. Case histories on four countries where cases were missed for extended periods. WHO/SE/76.85.
[DA Henderson]


1978. Smallpox eradication in Botswana: status report, 8 November 1978. SME/78.16.

Lesotho

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1962. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 23 Mar 1979.

Madagascar

Last endemic case of smallpox: pre-1918. Certified as smallpox-free based on detailed country report: 29 Jun 1979.


1978. Report on smallpox situation in Madagascar. WHO/SE/78.124.
[Z Islam]

Malawi

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1971. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 29 Mar 1978.


1968. Status of Smallpox Eradication Activities. Country: Malawi. SE/68.15
[Kinshasa, 19-26 November 1968]


1969. Smallpox Surveillance Report. No. 28. Reprinted from: WER 30:469-74.
[25 Jul 1969]

Mozambique

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1969. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 29 Mar 1978.


1975. Investigation of suspect smallpox cases. WER 41:349.
[10 Oct 1975]

Namibia (South West Africa)

Last endemic case of smallpox: pre-1955. Certified as smallpox-free by country visit and expert report: 7 Dec 1978.


1978. Report on a visit to the Republic of South Africa and Namibia/South West Africa, 19 January - 19 February 1978. SME/78.14.
[F Fenner]

South Africa

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1971. Importations during SEP: 1972. Certified as smallpox-free by country visit and expert report: 17 Apr 1979.


1969. Smallpox Surveillance Report: Outbreaks in non-endemic countries—South Africa. No. 18. Reprinted from: WER 8:150-8.
Outbreak reported near Mozambique border. 21 Feb 1969]


1978. Report on a visit to the Republic of South Africa and Namibia/South West Africa, 19 January - 19 February 1978. SME/78.14.
[F Fenner]

Swaziland

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1966. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 23 Mar 1979.


1978. Smallpox eradication in Swaziland: status report, 8 November 1978. SME/78.17.

Zambia

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1968. Importations during SEP: 1970. Certified as smallpox-free by International Commission: 29 Mar 1978.


1968. Status of Smallpox Eradication Activities. Country: Zambia . SE/68.14
[Kinshasa, RD Congo, 19-26 November 1968]

Zimbabwe (Southern Rhodesia)

Last endemic case of smallpox: 1970. Certified as smallpox-free by country visit and expert report: 7 Dec 1978.


1978. Smallpox eradication programme. Report on a visit to Southern Rhodesia, 10-30 January 1978. WHO/SE/78.108.
[N Grasset, G Meiklejohn]

1978. Report on facial pockmark and vaccination scar surveys, Southern Rhodesia, February - April 1978 and Summary of results of specimen testing by WHO Reference Laboratory. WHO/SE/78.110.
[Government Health Services]