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These two public health field workers were photographed as they were surveying the remains of the Limau Kasturi Health Center, located in Gua Musang District, Malaysia, which had been destroyed after a massive flood. The natural disaster hit 8 districts in Kelantan, Malaysia on December 24, 2014. Limau Kasturi was one of the 7 health facilities that had been wiped out during the flood. The flood caused more than 200,000 people to be evacuated.
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The FETP trains workers on the ground to help countries build sustainable capacity for detecting and responding to health threats. The program develops in-country expertise so that disease outbreaks can be detected locally and prevented from spreading.

For more on the FETP, see the link below.

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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Rosemawati Ariffin, Malaysia
Creation Date:2014
Photo Credit:Rosemawati Ariffin, Malaysia
Links:CDC – Global Health; Global Health Protection & Security; Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP)
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