Personal protective measures against mosquito bites
The best protection from mosquito-borne diseases is preventing mosquito bites indoors and outdoors, especially from sunrise to sunset when mosquitoes are most active.
Such measures include:
- Use mosquito repellent in accordance with the instructions indicated on the product label.
- Wearing long-sleeved shirts and long trousers
- Sleeping or resting in screened or air-conditioned rooms
- Using mosquito nets
Poster with information for travellers
It is important to protect yourself from mosquito bites when staying in the affected areas in order to prevent becoming infected with the virus. How can travelers prevent mosquito bites?