It’s European Testing Week 17-24 May
ECDC welcomes and supports the efforts of reaching and testing those at risk of infection with HIV, hepatitis B and C across Europe.Why is testing important?
Monthly measles report
The number of measles cases continues to increase.
In March, 1 548 cases were reported by 22 countries. Five countries reported no cases.See the latest infographic and read the report
Gonorrhoea cases on the rise across Europe
The number of reported gonorrhoea cases has gone up by 17% across the reporting EU/EEA countries in 2017 with more than 89 000 confirmed diagnoses.Get the new data
Ebola outbreak - updated risk assessment
More than 1000 deaths due to Ebola virus disease have been reported since the beginning of the outbreak, amid an increase in transmission over recent weeks,Latest information
Whole genome sequencing: new ECDC framework suggests priority diseases and implementation options
Cyclone Idai: ECDC joins emergency response as more cases of cholera and waterborne diseases expected
Number of measles cases by month and notification rate per million population by country, EU/EEA, 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019
Number of rubella cases by month and notification rate per million population by country, EU/EEA, 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019
Annual meeting of the Technical Advisory Committee for the European Antibiotic Awareness day (EAAD)
Active threats and outbreaks
Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (North Kivu and Ituri)
The number of cases and affected areas continues to increase. It is unlikely that the outbreak will be controlled in the near future. Find out more
Large outbreaks with fatalities are ongoing in EU countries that had previously eliminated or interrupted endemic transmission. Find out more
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Data and tools
The Vaccine Schedule is an interactive platform of vaccination schedules for individual European countries and specific age groups.Access the platform
ECDC’s work plan 2019-2021: Guarding European public health
23 Jan 2019 - The latest ECDC work plan reinforces the role of ECDC as a strong and trusted partner for the EU Member States and the European Commission enabling and supporting them in protecting everyone in the EU equitably from communicable diseases.
Achievements, challenges and major outputs 2017: Highlights from the Annual Report of the Director
29 Jun 2018 - This brochure briefly summarises the Centre’s accomplishments for the previous year. It covers all ECDC Disease Programmes and Programme activities, health communication, training activities and outbreak preparedness.