West Nile virus infection
2020 transmission season
During the West Nile virus infection transmission season from June to November, ECDC publishes weekly updates each Friday.See the weekly updates
ECDC Regional meeting on West Nile fever real time surveillance and exchange of good practices on vector-borne diseases
Joint Meeting of the EFSA Animal Health and Welfare Network and the ECDC Emerging and Vector-borne Disease Network on West Nile fever virus surveillance in the European Union
Prevention and control
The best protection against mosquito-borne diseases is preventing mosquito bites. Control measures include strengthening mosquito surveillance in areas in Europe at risk of importation of mosquitoes and virus transmission.