Prevention and control of COVID-19
Information on how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19, including risk groups, vaccines, contact tracing and non-pharmaceutical interventions.
COVID-19 vaccines are being developed following the same legal requirements for quality, safety and efficacy as for all other vaccines.
Efficacy, effectiveness and safety of vaccines against COVID-19
A living systematic review on the efficacy, effectiveness and safety of COVID-19 vaccines authorised in the EU/EEA
The Response Measures Database (RMD)
The ECDC-JRC database is an archive of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs), or measures, introduced by 30 countries in the European Union and European Economic Area in response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. The RMD is reviewed and updated every two weeks.
Social contact patterns in the EU/EEA during the COVID-19 pandemic
This survey (CoMix) was conducted to enhance our understanding of contact mixing during the transition period beyond the acute phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.
All reports on prevention and control
Preparedness for COVID-19
Find ECDC resources on preparedness and prevention and control measures of COVID-19, such as guidance and technical reports for patient and case management, personal protective equipment, preventive measures.