Options for preparing for gatherings in the EU in the context of the current outbreak of EVD in West Africa
The risk of Ebola virus transmission for a person attending a gathering is dependent on two factors: i) the likelihood of an individual with Ebola virus infection attending the gathering; and ii) the likelihood that there will be exposure allowing transmission, either directly from the infected individual or from their bodily fluids while they are symptomatic, during the gathering. This document outlines preparedness options with respect to gatherings with participants that have had possible exposure to Ebola virus.
Conducting after-action reviews of the public health response to COVID-19: update
21 Mar 2023 - This document aims to support countries in designing after-action reviews (AARs) of the public health response to COVID-19. It has been designed to draw upon pre-existing ECDC guidance and follows a methodological approach combining interactive workshops and interviews. The Annexes feature practical implementation tools.
Guidelines in response to the worsening of the epidemiological situation - Addendum to the Aviation Health Safety Protocol
11 Jan 2023 - This document provides operational recommendations regarding the implementation of a set of measures that has been agreed by the Member States in the context of a precautionary approach to potential severe worsening of the COVID-19 epidemiological situation.
ECDC expert consultation on the implementation and evaluation of non-pharmaceutical interventions
14 Dec 2022 - In order to explore how insights from the implementation of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) during the COVID-19 pandemic may guide further preparedness for COVID-19 – as well as pandemic preparedness and response work in the EU more generally, ECDC organised an expert consultation in June 2022 on the implementation and evaluation of NPIs. This report summarises the findings from that consultation.