Read the ECDC Technical Report on Community engagement for public health events caused by communicable disease threats in the EU/EEA.
This publication contains:
- a literature review
- case studies on community engagement during tick-borne disease events in Spain (Crimean-CongoHaemorrhagic Fever, or CCHF) and the Netherlands (Tick-Borne Encephalitis, or TBE), and on outbreaks ofacute gastroenteritis in Ireland (Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli, or VTEC) and Iceland (norovirus)
- an expert consultation on community engagement in public health emergency situations.