Publication

Risk assessment: outbreak of acute respiratory syndrome associated with a novel coronavirus, China; First cases imported in the EU/EEA; second update

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News

Novel coronavirus: three cases reported in France

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Publication

Communicable Disease Threats Report, 19-25 January 2020, week 4

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Publication

Risk assessment: Outbreak of acute respiratory syndrome associated with a novel coronavirus, Wuhan, China; first update

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Publication

Risk assessment guidelines for infectious diseases transmitted on aircraft (RAGIDA) - Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)

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Data

Target 3.4 - (Re)-emerging diseases laboratory preparedness and response support 2018

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Data

Target 1.1 - Provision and regulation of clinical microbiology services 2018

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Data

Target 1.3 - Diagnostic testing utilisation 2018

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Data

Target 2.1 - Provision and regulation of national reference microbiology services 2018

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Data

Target 3.1 - Support to national surveillance networks 2018

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Event

Online micro learning activities on non-pharmaceutical countermeasures in relation to COVID-19

20 Feb 2020 - 31 Dec 2020
ECDC Virtual Academy

Event

Active tuberculosis case finding in migrants – ECDC workshop for EU Member States

18 Feb 2020 - 19 Feb 2020
Athens, Greece

Event

Seminar about the coronavirus

19 Feb 2020
Europahuset, Stockholm

Event

Consultation on digital technologies for public health functions

24 Mar 2020 - 25 Mar 2020
Stockholm

Event

Design contest to find the first global Antibiotic Resistance Symbol

18 Nov 2019 - 31 Mar 2020

Active threats and outbreaks

COVID-19
Following the first reports of cases of acute respiratory syndrome in the Chinese Wuhan municipality at the end of December 2019Chinese authorities have identified a novel coronavirus as the main causative agent. Cases have been detected in several countries in Asia, but also in Australia, Europe, Africa and North America. Latest updates

Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo 
Cases have been declining in the last few weeks, with more recent cases restricted to rural, hard-to-reach communities instead of the urban areas where the hot spots were previously located. Find out more