ECDC and Africa CDC to share experiences in 5-day meeting on surveillance, data management and epidemic intelligence
To facilitate more efficient exchange of experiences between technical experts of ECDC and Africa CDC, a five-day face-to-face meeting will be held at the ECDC premises between 30 May and 3 of June.
Guidance for diagnostic testing of cases with severe acute hepatitis of unknown aetiology in children
This document provides guidance on diagnostic testing, molecular characterisation and metagenomic analysis for suspect cases of severe acute hepatitis of unknown aetiology.
Epidemiological update: Monkeypox multi-country outbreak
A multi-country outbreak of monkeypox is ongoing since early May. As of 25 May 2022, a total of 219 confirmed cases have been reported worldwide, with most of cases being detected in young men, self-identifying as men who have sex with men (MSM).
Privacy statement for the recruitment of ECDC staff
ECDC processes the personal data collected in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2018/1725. The purpose of the processing is the following: to manage the recruitment and selection procedures for different categories of statutory staff (temporary staff and contract staff) to manage applications at the various stages of these selections; to manage and check the use of reserve lists when applicable.
Echinococcosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2020
In 2020, 529 confirmed echinococcosis cases were reported in the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA)
Echinococcosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2019
In 2019, 775 confirmed echinococcosis cases were reported in the European Union/European EconomicArea (EU/EEA).
Echinococcosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
In 2018, 800 confirmed echinococcosis cases were reported in the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA).
Competencies for applied epidemiologists now available in all EU/EEA languages
ECDC has published a technical report which contains the results of a review and update of the core competencies in applied infectious disease epidemiology for mid-career applied epidemiologists.
Video: ECDC message on the monkeypox outbreak in the EU/EEA
Video statement by Dr. Andrea Ammon on the monkeypox outbreak in the EU/EEA.
ECDC presents monkeypox response options, as nine EU/EEA countries report cases
In a Rapid Risk Assessment published today, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) recommends EU/EEA countries focus on prompt identification, management, contact tracing and reporting of new monkeypox cases.