The disease is rapidly spreading worldwide and the number of cases in Europe is rising with increasing pace in several affected areas.Latest information on COVID-19
COVID-19: Social distancing measures
The COVID-19 outbreak is rapidly evolving, and governments in all countries have been urged to regard containment of the disease as a ‘top priority’. Social distancing can minimise contact between individuals and thereby reduce the possibility for new infections and the pressure on health services.Read more
Several countries are now experiencing sustained local transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), including Europe.
The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly evolving, and outbreak investigations are ongoing. ECDC is closely monitoring this outbreak, providing risk assessments, public health guidance, and advice on response activities to EU Member States and the EU Commission.
HIV and migrants: Monitoring implementation of the Dublin Declaration on partnership to fight HIV/AIDS in Europe and Central Asia (2018 progress report)
Interim guidance for environmental cleaning in non-healthcare facilities exposed to SARS-CoV-2
Rapid risk assessment: Increase in OXA -244 -producing Escherichia coli in the European Union/European Economic Area and the UK since 2013
Rubella notification rate per million population by country, EU/EEA, 1 January 2019–31 December 2019
Number of measles cases by month and notification rate per million population by country, EU/EEA, 1 January 2019–31 December 2019
Online micro learning activities on non-pharmaceutical countermeasures in relation to COVID-19
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The Vaccine Schedule is an interactive platform of vaccination schedules for individual European countries and specific age groups.Access the platform
ECDC’s work plan 2019-2021: Guarding European public health
23 Jan 2019 - The latest ECDC work plan reinforces the role of ECDC as a strong and trusted partner for the EU Member States and the European Commission enabling and supporting them in protecting everyone in the EU equitably from communicable diseases.