Evaluation of ECDC Ebola deployment in Guinea
Following a request from the US CDC and WHO Europe, ECDC initiated its first major international field operation, with a total of 62 experts mobilised by ECDC and deployed through WHO/GOARN to support the international Ebola response in Guinea. This deployment ran from 27 November 2014 to 23 October 2015 and, upon completion in November 2015, ECDC’s Senior Management Team asked the International Relations Section to carry out a comprehensive internal evaluation of the activity.
Ebola and Marburg fevers
Ebola and Marburg haemorrhagic fevers are rare diseases but have the potential to cause high death rates.Read more
Ebola outbreak in West Africa (2013-2016)
An original outbreak of Ebola virus disease that begun in West Africa in December 2013, mainly affecting Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has now ended.Read more