Committee
World Health Organisation
Country
Sweden

Author

Clara Coru
France

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/18368

Measures to combat vector-borne diseases in south-east Asia


  Vector-borne diseases are illnesses caused by vectors such as ticks, flies, fleas and mosquitoes. They are transmitted by those vectors between humans or from animals to humans. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), such illnesses engender more than 700 000 deaths every year and they represent around 17% of all infect...