Links for Disease Outbreaks:

  • By the World Health Organization.

  • Aiming to promote the diffusion and exchange of information on communicable diseases. It includes a monthly publication Eurosurveillance, and a weekly bulletin Eurosurveillance Weekly.

  • The data in the weekly MMWR are provisional, based on weekly reports to CDC by state health departments.

  • WER serves as an essential instrument for the rapid and accurate dissemination of epidemiological information on cases and outbreaks of diseases under the International Health Regulations and on other communicable diseases of public health importance, including the newly emerging or re-emerging infections.

  • CSR attempts to strengthen national and international capacity in the surveillance, prevention and control of communicable diseases, including those that represent new, emerging and reemerging public health problems.