EU emergency agencies using social media

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Twitter Alerts

Twitter Alert Example

Twitter Alerts are Tweets published by select public agencies and emergency organizations during a crisis or emergency that contain up-to-date information relevant to an unfolding event, such as public safety warnings and evacuation instructions. Alerts will appear highlighted on your home timeline and are instantly sent to your device as a mobile notification.

  • You need to sign up for Twitter Alerts with each agency you wish to receive Alerts from.

List of participating organisations

  • To see which agencies offer Twitter alerts please visit this global list [1]


European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

  • European Center for Disease Prevention and Control

The European Centre of Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) was established in 2005. It is an EU agency with aim to strengthen Europe's defences against infectious diseases. It is seated in Stockholm, Sweden.

ECDC Twitter Account

ECDC Facebook Account

RSS Feed: Epidemiological Updates

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