Threats and outbreaks

Active threats and outbreaks

Ebola virus disease, DRC, North Kivu and Ituri
The number of cases and affected areas is increasing and it is unlikely that the outbreak will be controlled in the near future. Latest updates

Measles
Large outbreaks with fatalities are ongoing in EU countries that had previously eliminated or interrupted endemic transmission. Find out more

 

 

 

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Epidemiological update: Ebola virus disease outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri Provinces, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Communicable Disease Threats Report, 2 - 8 June 2019, Week 23

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Rapid risk assessment: Regional outbreak of New Delhi metallo-betalactamase-producing carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, Italy, 2018–2019

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Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes clonal complex 8 infections linked to consumption of cold-smoked fish products

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Risk assessment: Who is at risk of measles in the EU/EEA?

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Communicable Disease Threats Report, 21–27 April 2019, week 17

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Communicable disease threats report, 7-13 April 2019, Week 15

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Communicable disease threats report, 31 March - 6 April 2019, Week 14

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Communicable disease threats report, 24-30 March 2019, week 13

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Communicable disease threats report, 17-23 March 2019, week 12

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Epidemiological update - Increase in Echovirus 30 detections in Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden, July 2018

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Epidemiological update - dengue in Réunion

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Epidemiological update: multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes serogroup IVb, multi-locus sequence type 6 infections

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Epidemiological update: hepatitis A outbreak in the EU/EEA mostly affecting men who have sex with men

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Epidemiological update: Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes PCR serogroup IVb, MLST 6

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Rapid risk assessment: Ebola virus disease outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri Provinces, Democratic Republic of the Congo – second update

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Rapid risk assessment: Influenza-associated invasive pulmonary aspergillosis, Europe

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Rapid risk assessment: Multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis

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Multi-country outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes sequence type 8 infections linked to consumption of salmon products

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Rapid risk assessment: Local transmission of dengue fever in France and Spain

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Table. Transmission of West Nile fever, May to November 2016 - Table of cases, 2016

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West Nile fever cases by affected areas in Europe and the Mediterranean, 2016 transmission season

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Zika transmission in past nine months

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Table. Transmission of West Nile fever, May to November 2015 - Table of cases, 2015

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West Nile fever cases by affected areas in Europe and the Mediterranean, 2015 transmission season

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Occurrence of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli in Europe

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WHO ends Zika as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

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ECDC welcomes WHO’s Global Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infections

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Recent scientific findings based on literature reviewed after the eighth update of the ECDC Rapid Risk Assessment on Zika virus infection

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Estimated burden of healthcare-associated infections higher than that of other infectious diseases such as influenza, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis together, study says

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