Communicable disease threats report, 26 June-2 July 2022, week 26
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the the period 26 June-2 July 2022 and includes updates on West Nile virus infection, COVID-19, hepatitis, monkeypox, plague, dengue, polio, chikungunya and cholera.
Monkeypox (MPX) Reporting Protocol 2022
This reporting protocol is intended for reporting national case-based data for surveillance of monkeypox from all the countries and areas of the WHO European Region, including the 27 countries of the European Union (EU) and the additional three countries of the European Economic Area (EEA), to the European level.
Joint ECDC-WHO/Europe monkeypox surveillance bulletin
This report provides an overview of the total number of cases of monkeypox reported to ECDC and the WHO Regional Office for Europe through IHR/EWRS mechanisms .
ECDC publishes contact tracing guidance for the current monkeypox outbreak
Cases of monkeypox have been continuously reported across the European region since the initial reports on 16 May. Due to this ongoing transmission, and following guidance published for event organisers and people at risk, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has today published Considerations for contact tracing during the monkeypox outbreak in Europe, 2022.
Considerations for contact tracing during the monkeypox outbreak in Europe, 2022
In this report, we offer considerations for the prioritisation of efforts to identify and manage close contacts, as well as indicators for public health authorities in the EU/EEA that can be used for monitoring the efficacy of their contact tracing activities.
Epidemiological update: Monkeypox multi-country outbreak
Since the start of the outbreak: A total of 1 158 cases have been confirmed in the EU/EEA and 1 882 cases have been confirmed worldwide (including the EU/EEA).
Video: WHO Europe Press briefing on Monkeypox
Press briefing on the monkeypox outbreak in the European Region.
ECDC and WHO publish joint technical report on navigating monkeypox during the summer season
As monkeypox cases rise, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have today published a technical report to provide advice for health authorities and event organisers for the upcoming summer.
Interim advice for public health authorities on summer events during the monkeypox outbreak in Europe, 2022
The aim of this document is to provide concise advice to public health authorities and guide their prevention, awareness-raising and behaviour change interventions before, during and after upcoming summer events.