EU Agencies mark Europe Day with new video
On Europe Day (9 May) this week the Network of EU Agencies is launching a new video highlighting the vital role we play in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of EU citizens.
The video subtitled in all EU languages shows a snapshot of how the Agencies touch our daily lives in many areas – from the medicines we take and the food we eat to our education, working lives, transport and fundamental rights.
The European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE) is an annual three-day scientific conference, open to the wider communicable disease surveillance community.
Influenza virus characterisation, Summary Europe, June 2018
This is the sixth report of the 2017–18 influenza season. As of week 25/2018, nearly 239 000 influenza detections across the WHO European Region have been reported.
Measles continues to circulate in the EU/EEA, with new outbreaks reported
According to the latest Communicable Diseases Threats Report (CDTR) with the most recent data collected through epidemic intelligence, Romania (4 317), France (2 588), Greece (2 238) and Italy (1 716) have reported the highest number of cases in 2018. To date, 31 deaths have also been reported across the region in 2018.
Chlamydia infection - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
In 2016, 26 EU/EEA Member States reported 403 807 cases of chlamydia infection.
Congenital syphilis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
In 2016, 37 congenital syphilis cases were reported in 23 EU/EEA Member States, at a crude rate of 1.1 cases per 100 000 live births.p
Lymphogranuloma venereum - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a systemic STI caused by Chlamydia trachomatis serovars L1, L2, or L3. In 2016, 2 043 cases of LGV were reported in 22 countries.
Diphtheria - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
In 2016, 47 cases of diphtheria due to toxigenic C. diphtheriae or C. ulcerans were reported to ECDC
Gonorrhoea - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
75 349 cases of gonorrhoea were reported by 27 EU/EEA Member States for 2016.