European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
An agency of the European Union
Information on immunisation and childhood vaccination.
Since the introduction of vaccination, myths and misconceptions regarding vaccination have been present.
Vaccines represent one of the most effective and cost-saving public health intervention.
The Vaccine Scheduler is an interactive tool that shows vaccination schedules for individual EU/EEA countries and specific age groups.
European Immunization Week (EIW) is celebrated across the European Region every April to raise awareness of the importance of immunisation for people’s health and well-being.