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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Communicable disease threats report, 3-9 February 2019, Week 6

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Health risks during the Carnival season in Brazil

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Yellow fever distribution and areas of risk in Brazil

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Communicable Disease Threats Report, 20-26 January 2019, week 4

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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, 3-9 February 2019, Week 6

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Communicable disease threats report, 27 January-2 February 2019, Week 5

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Communicable Disease Threats Report, 20-26 January 2019, week 4

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Communicable disease threats report, 13-19 January 2019, week 3

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

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

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Epidemiological update: West Nile fever in Europe - Number of infections so far exceeds the total number in the previous five years

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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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News

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

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

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Yellow fever distribution and areas of risk in Brazil, as of 16 January 2018

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Zika transmission worldwide

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Zika transmission in South East Asia

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Zika transmission in the Caribbean

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West Nile fever in Europe in 2017; updated 27 October

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The benefits of HIV treatment: undetectable means you do not pass on the virus

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Statement of the Seventeenth IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus, 10 May 2018

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WHO recommendations for influenza virus vaccine composition for the 2018-2019 Northern hemisphere season

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WHO recommendations for influenza virus vaccine composition for the 2018 southern hemisphere influenza season

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​WHO recommendations for influenza virus vaccine composition for the 2017-18 northern hemisphere season

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