World Health Organization
منظمة الصحة العالمية
Organisation mondiale de la Santé

Information resources


Peer-reviewed articles 

Laboratory diagnosis of Ebola hemorrhagic fever during an outbreak in Yambio, Sudan, 2004

Strategic approach to control of viral haemorrhagic fever outbreaks in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: Report from a regional consultation

Recent publications

How to safely collect oral swabs (saliva) from deceased patients suspected to be infected with Ebola-Interim guidance

How to safely collect blood samples by phlebotomy from patients suspected to be infected with viral haemorrhagic fever- Interim guidance

How to safely ship human blood samples from suspected viral haemorrhagic fever cases within a country by road, rail and sea-Interim guidance

Outbreak Communication: Best practices for communicating with the public during an outbreak

Policy documents

EM/RC54/R.4 Growing threat of viral haemorrhagic fevers in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: a call for action [pdf 87kb]