Infectious Diseases in Hanoi: Current Situation vs Future Situation without Mitigation Measures

  • City: Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Mitigation measures: lake preservation and water sensitive urban design in flood management, and expansion of wastewater treatment coverage in wastewater management.
  • Due to population increase and climate change, the total number of gastroenteritis cases will increase by 41% compared to the current situation (from 902 to 1,275 cases).
  • With all mitigation measures for flood and wastewater management, the number will decrease by 73% (242 cases) compared to the current situation.
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