Figure 6.1 (a) Emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, 2005–15. The map shows countries (shaded) with at least one case of a newly recorded emerging or re-emerging infectious disease in the Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN) database between 2005 and 2015 (data accessed in February 2015); (b) Timeline for emergence of new pathogens.

Source: data from Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN), World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, Copyright © WHO 2015, available from http://www.who.int/ihr/alert_and_response/outbreak-network/en/.