Communicable disease threats report, 26 June - 2 July 2016, week 26
The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 26 June - 2 July 2016 and includes updates on poliomyelitis, public health risks associated with refugee movements, Zika virus, yellow fever and West Nile fever.
Zika – Multistate (world)
Sixty-one countries and territories are reporting mosquito-borne transmission of Zika virus infection worldwide. In the EU, since week 45 in 2015, 10 countries have reported 783 travel-associated Zika cases through the European Surveillance System. There is now a scientific consensus that Zika virus is a cause of microcephaly and Guillain-Barré syndrome.
Outbreak of yellow fever
An outbreak of yellow fever in Angola started in December 2015 in the municipality of Viana, Luanda province and spread to all the 18 provinces of Angola. The neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo also officially declared an outbreak of yellow fever linked to the one in Angola. In Angola, 3 464 suspected cases of yellow fever were reported as of 27 June and 1 307 suspected cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo (as of 23 June).
Communicable disease threats report, 7-13 February 2021, week 6
12 Feb 2021 - This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 7-13 February 2021 and includes updates on COVID-19, seasonal and avian influenza, measles and Ebola virus disease.
Communicable disease threats report, 21-27 June 2020, week 26
26 Jun 2020 - This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 21-27 June 2020 and includes updates on Ebola virus disease, West Nile virus, monitoring environmental suitability of Vibrio growth in the Baltic Sea, COVID-19 associated with SARS-CoV-2 and cholera.
Communicable disease threats report, 29 September-5 October 2019, week 40
7 Oct 2019 - This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 29 September-5 October 2019 and includes updates on Ebola virus disease, extensively drug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae, mass gathering monitoring (Japan, Rugby World Cup 2019), Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, Plasmodium cynomolgi infection, poliomyelitis, West Nile virus, and yellow fever.