Ebola outbreak - Resources and Factsheets

The World Health Organisation has declared that the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak occurring in West Africa is an international emergency’. The Ebola outbreak involves four countries: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria.

General information

Links below provide general information and advice about Ebola.

Cleaning advice

Links to specific advice on cleaning and decontamination in the event of ebola/suspected ebola. Most of the advice falls into two categories: cleaning and disinfecting contaminated areas, and protection of personnel. Links are also give to the relevant Teepol products.

Education sector

UK specific advice for educational establishments.

Healthcare sector

UK specific advice for clinicians/healthcare professionals in hospital and other clinical settings.