HIV infection and AIDS
World AIDS Day 2020
The number of people living with undiagnosed HIV is increasing in the WHO European Region. ECDC and WHO call for improved HIV testing in Europe.Read more
Data, trends, analyses: HIV and AIDS data for Europe
HIV transmission remains a major public health concern and affects more than 2 million people in the WHO European Region, particularly in the eastern part of the Region. This report is the latest in a series published jointly by ECDC and WHO Europe.Read the annual surveillance report
Responding to HIV: how is Europe doing?
Monitoring the Dublin Declaration Dublin Declaration on Partnership to Fight HIV/AIDS in Europe and Central AsiaCheck the progress reports
Guidance on HIV, hepatitis B and C testing
Tackling the undiagnosed fraction: the ECDC Guidance outlines whom, where, how and when to test for viral hepatitis and HIV and offers options for testing strategies that are applicable to all healthcare settings and beyond, e.g. self-sampling and self-testing.Read the Guidance
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Continuum of Care in 11 European Union Countries at the End of 2016 Overall and by Key Population: Have We Made Progress?
Economic, Mental Health, HIV Prevention and HIV Treatment Impacts of COVID-19 and the COVID-19 Response on a Global Sample of Cisgender Gay Men and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men
The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) remains one of the most important communicable diseases in Europe.
Threats and outbreaks
Current and past threats and outbreaks of HIV infection and AIDS. Risk assessments.
Public health guidance on HIV and STI prevention among men who have sex with men
17 Jun 2015 - This guidance, based on a systematic review of the literature and expert opinion, suggests that there is good evidence to ensure that some key components are considered for inclusion in national and sub-national public health programmes in countries in Europe.
The benefits of HIV treatment: undetectable means you do not pass on the virus
25 Jul 2018 - Since its introduction in the 1990s, the main aim of combination antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV has been to halt the progression of the infection, maintaining the health of the HIV-positive person taking treatment. In addition to this, the impact of treatment as prevention has been well described.
Effective use of digital platforms for STI/HIV prevention among MSM in the EU/EEA
This ECDC series provides comprehensive guides to the effective use of digital platforms for STI/HIV prevention among MSM in the EU/EEA. The guides incorporate the expertise of stakeholders, scientific literature relating to social media and digital platforms, commercial sector best practice and engagement with the platform companies themselves.Read more
The European gonococcal antimicrobial surveillance programme (Euro-GASP) appropriately reflects the antimicrobial resistance situation for Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the European Union/European Economic Area
HIV testing strategies employed in health care settings in the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA): evidence from a systematic review
HIV among women in the WHO European Region - epidemiological trends and predictors of late diagnosis, 2009-2018