Kenya travel advisories

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Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs International Safety Information
Travel advisories Updated on July 19, 2022, 3:53 a.m.
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Evacuate country & do not travel

The following information has been provided by the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The information is subject to change without notice. This is not a comprehensive list, and you are urged to check the most up-to-date information and details.

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Entry information for travelers from Japan

Post-arrival restrictions

July 15, 2022, 6:38 a.m.

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(A) All travelers to Kenya must have a new Corona vaccination certificate. (*)

B. Exemption target
(A) Persons exempt from PCR test requirements:
● Travelers who have completed two vaccinations
(B) Exemption from new corona vaccination requirements:
● Those who have not been vaccinated because of their health condition. Applicable persons are required to submit a document prepared by a doctor that describes the medical basis for non-vaccination.
● Those who have been infected with the new coronavirus within 90 days or who were in the recovery period. Applicants are required to submit a doctor-prepared document stating that they have recovered from the infection within 90 days.
● Kenyan nationals who have not been vaccinated and who have difficulty in vaccination in their current country of residence. Applicants must register for "Chanjo-ke" before traveling and be vaccinated upon arrival in Kenya. Proof of registration is required before entering Japan.
(C) New corona vaccination and PCR test exemption target:
● Children under 5 years old

C. Post-arrival inspection
Those who have not completed vaccination must take an antigen test at their own expense (US $ 30) upon arrival in Kenya. If the result of the antigen test is positive, the PCR test will be retaken at your own expense (US $ 50) and voluntary quarantine will be carried out. Exemption from PCR testing requirements for children under 5 years of age.

D. Required documents
(A) All travelers to Kenya must register on the Travelers' Locator Form before traveling. (Https://ears.health.go.ke/airline_registration/ and Jitenge App)
(B) Vaccines and test certificates must be uploaded to https://globalhaven.org/.
(C) When leaving Kenya, it is required to follow the new corona border measures of the destination country.

* Regarding the exemption / mitigation of the above epidemic prevention measures, the validity of the vaccination certificate issued by municipalities in Japan is currently being confirmed.

COVID-19 risks

July 1, 2022, midnight

Although the infection status of the new corona varies depending on the situation in each country and region, the risk of death and aggravation has decreased, and deregulation at the water's edge and in Japan has also been seen, especially in countries where vaccination is progressing worldwide. I'm on the way. Based on these trends, the infectious disease risk information level is now available after comprehensively considering the actual conditions of each country / region, such as the status of infection, vaccination status, infectious disease control / medical system, and status of various measures in each country / region. Was reviewed.

May 26, 2022, midnight

Although the infection status of the new corona varies depending on the situation in each country and region, the number of new infections and deaths is declining worldwide, and the risk of death and aggravation is mainly in countries where vaccination is progressing. Is declining, and regulations are being relaxed at the water's edge and in Japan. Based on these trends, the infectious disease risk information level is now available after comprehensively considering the actual conditions of each country / region, such as the status of infection, vaccination status, infectious disease control / medical system, and status of various measures in each country / region. Was reviewed.

April 1, 2022, midnight

The level of infectious disease risk information should be reviewed after comprehensively considering the actual situation of each country / region, such as the number of newly infected people in each country / region, vaccination status, infectious disease control / medical system, and status of various measures. It was made. As a result, infectious disease risk information has been reduced from Level 3 "Recommendation for suspension of travel" to Level 2 "Please stop unnecessary and unurgent travel" in 106 countries.

Nov. 29, 2021, midnight

As the infection may spread further, please be informed and try to prevent the infection.

Aug. 13, 2021, midnight

As the infection may spread further, please obtain the latest information and try to prevent the infection.

May 18, 2021, midnight

Coronavirus infections are still spreading worldwide, with more than 160 million confirmed infections and more than 3 million deaths worldwide. Although the number of infected people is decreasing in North America and Europe, the situation continues to require caution, such as the remarkable spread of infection in South Asia.
Based on this situation, the infectious disease risk information level in Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Seychelles, Saint Lucia, Thailand, East Timor, and Mongolia has been newly set to Level 2 by comprehensively considering various situations including the deterioration of the infection situation. "Please stop unnecessary and unurgent travel" has been raised to Level 3 "Travel Cancellation Recommendation".

Oct. 30, 2020, midnight

As the infection may spread further, please obtain the latest information and try to prevent the infection.

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