Editor/Author：Centers for Disease Control, Ministry of Health and Welfare, R.O.C.(Taiwan)
Publisher：Centers for Disease Control, Ministry of Health and Welfare, R.O.C.(Taiwan)
Date of Publication：May. 2014
Content：Dengue and Chikungunya are kinds of environment, community diseases, as long as the proper breeding sources exist in the environment, there are dengue and chikungunya epidemic possibilities. Even only a discarded empty cup, can or waste tire, are likely to be breeding sources, not to mention there are still a large number of vacancy or abandoned factories, they are hotbed for mosquito breeding. Therefore, prevention and treatment of Dengue and Chikungunya disease, not a single organization can achieved alone, health, environmental protection, civil affairs, education and other units are indispensable partners. If local governments want to gain significantly benefit on Dengue and Chikungunya prevention and control measures, local leaders must convene all government units to participate in order to effectively eliminate mosquito breeding sources, cross-departmental cooperation mechanisms is definitely the most important factors that influence the success of disease prevention.