ECDC communication strategy 2020
The new ECDC Communication Strategy outlines the vision and the objectives for ECDC communication until 2020.
ECDC public health microbiology strategy 2018–2022
This report outlines the microbiology strategy as well as actions, outcome indicators and performance targets for the delivery and evaluation of its execution over the period 2018–2022.
Strategy for the external quality assessment of public health microbiology laboratories
ECDC’s Microbiology Coordination Section developed a multi-disease ECDC’s strategy for cost-efficient design and management of ECDC EQAs.
ECDC strategic multi-annual programme 2014–2020
This document sets out the overall programme priorities for 2014–2020, setting them in the context in which ECDC operates and the changes and challenges that will affect communicable diseases in the EU Member States and EEA countries over that period.
ECDC Country Support Strategy
Europe’s defences against communicable diseases is not stronger than its weakest links. ECDC has an important complementary role to support the efforts of the Commission and the Member States to ensure that capacities are adequate to meet the needs.
Long-term surveillance strategy 2014-2020
The main focus of this strategy will be for ECDC to work together with other key stakeholders to ensure that Member States are able to develop and maintain efficient and effective national surveillance systems, despite the financial pressures that can be expected over the coming years.
Strategies for disease-specific programmes 2010–2013
This document sets out the strategic priorities for all six ECDC disease-specific programmes from 2010 to 2013 based on a short description of the epidemiological background, context in which ECDC works on that specific disease or disease group, and defined gaps that require action at the European Union (EU) level.
Health communication strategy 2010–2013
ECDC’s strategic communication objectives are to raise awareness of issues related to communicable diseases among specific target EU audiences; and to establish ECDC’s reputation as the leading European expert authority in the field.
Surveillance of communicable diseases in the European Union - A long-term strategy: 2008-2013
This long-term vision and strategy on the future surveillance of communicable diseases in the EU has been developed to help direct the decisions for the long-term development of the European surveillance system.
Long-term Surveillance Strategy 2014-2020 (revised)
This is the revised version of the long-term surveillance strategy for 2014–2020. It is divided into 17 targets under six priority areas, each with strategic actions to reach them, their European added value and impact on the Member States as well as risks and their possible mitigation.
The previous version is found below.