Ad hoc advisory meeting on preparedness – Stockholm, 15–16 May 2014
On 15–16 May 2014, ECDC’s Country Preparedness Support section held a meeting on preparedness, which was attended by representatives from the WHO Regional Office for Europe; the Directorate General for Health & Consumers (DG SANCO); the Consumers, Health and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA); and National Focal Points for Preparedness and Response.
Participants reviewed ongoing projects in the field of preparedness, planned the annual meeting of National Focal Points (scheduled for 15 and 16 October 2014), and discussed priorities for ECDC's preparedness activities in 2015 and beyond.
Joint ECDC and WHO Europe meeting report on the consultation on pandemic and all-hazard preparedness
11 Apr 2014 - This meeting focussed on cross-cutting issues related to pandemic and all-hazards preparedness in light of the implementation of the IHR and the recently adopted EU decision 1082/2013/EU.
Consultation on Plasmodium vivax transmission risk, Stockholm, 17–18 January 2012
25 Apr 2012 - In response to the malaria outbreak in Greece in 2011, ECDC organised an expert consultation on Plasmodium vivax transmission in Europe on 17 and 18 January 2012. The overall objective of this consultation was to gain a comprehensive understanding of the malaria transmission potential in Greece and in Europe in order to propose recommendations for actions for preparedness and response at the EU and country levels.