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

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The European Union summary report on trends and sources of zoonoses, zoonotic agents and food-borne outbreaks in 2017

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

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Communicable disease threats report, 25 November-1 December 2018, Week 48

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Yellow fever distribution and areas of risk in Brazil as of 28 November 2018

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Communicable disease threats report, 6-12 January 2019, week 2

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Communicable disease threats report, 30 December-5 January 2019, week 1

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Communicable disease threats report, 16-22 December 2018, week 51

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Communicable disease threats report, 9-15 December 2018, week 50

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Communicable disease threats report, 2-8 December 2018, week 49

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

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Unusual large number of West Nile virus infections in the EU/EEA and EU neighbouring countries

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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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Rapid risk assessment: Monkeypox cases in the UK imported by travellers returning from Nigeria, 2018

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Rapid risk assessment: Cholera outbreak in Algeria, 2018

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Rapid risk assessment: Severe respiratory disease associated with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), 22nd update

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Rapid risk assessment: Early large increase in West Nile virus infections reported in the EU/EEA and EU neighbouring countries

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

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West Nile fever in Europe in 2017 and previous transmission seasons

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West Nile fever in Europe in 2017; updated 29 September

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West Nile fever in Europe in 2017 and previous transmission seasons

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West Nile fever in Europe in 2017; updated 22 September

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West Nile fever in Europe in 2017; updated 25 August

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Taking stock: where does Europe stand in the elimination of hepatitis B and C?

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Mutation of avian influenza A(H7N9): now highly pathogenic for poultry but risk of human-to-human transmission remains low

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WHO statement: 12th meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations Emergency (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus

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Recent scientific findings based on literature reviewed after the ninth update of the ECDC Rapid Risk Assessment on Zika virus infection (19 October to 27 January 2017)

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

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