Current threats and outbreaks
Outbreak of monophasic Salmonella Typhimurium linked to chocolate
An outbreak of monophasic S. Typhimurium has been reported in the EU/EEA and the UK, with specific chocolate products identified as the likely route of infection.Latest update
Rapid risk/outbreaks assessment aim at supporting the countries and the European Commission in their preparedness and response to a public health threat.
Weekly threats reports (CDTR)
The ECDC Communicable disease threats reports are a weekly summary of all information gathered through epidemic intelligence activities regarding communicable diseases of concern to the EU.
Outbreak data and maps
During outbreaks, ECDC regularly produces maps, graphs and other data visualisations to support understanding of the dynamics of the event.
Situation updates on a currently evolving outbreak or a public health threat.
Epidemic intelligence can be described as the systematic collection and collation of information from a variety of sources. See a list of epidemiological sources and tools used by ECDC
This page provides information for travellers and public health authorities about health issues related to specific destinations. These issues may arise from disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, natural disasters, or other conditions that may affect travellers’ health.View the page
Epidemic intelligence and outbreak response
ECDC supports the response to infectious disease threats in the EU through rapid risk assessments and filed outbreak missionsRead about ECDC mandate