WHO Zika Virus Guidelines and Documents

Overview of the World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines, manuals and resources for prevention, control and outbreak response for Zika virus. Please visit also the WHO website to check for recent updates of the documents.

  Zika virus disease: Questions and answers (WHO).
  Zika virus fact sheet (WHO).
  Microcephaly fact sheet (WHO).
  Guillain–Barré syndrome fact sheet (WHO).
  WHO toolkit for the care and support of people affected by complications associated with Zika virus. This toolkit incorporates and builds upon the relevant guidelines and supportive documents developed by WHO and partners as part of the overall global response to Zika. The toolkit is designed to serve as a model guide, with the goal of enhancing country preparedness to Zika virus disease outbreaks. Date: 20 June 2017.
  WHO guidelines for the prevention of sexual transmission of Zika virus. These guidelines contain updated recommendations on the prevention of sexual transmission of Zika virus, based on the best available evidence as of June 2018.
  Publications, technical guidance on Zika virus. WHO, together with partners, has developed technical guidance and training materials that can be used by countries to further strengthen their capacities to prepare and respond to Zika virus disease, microcephaly and Guillain–Barré syndrome.
  PAHO Zika Technical Reports and Guidelines.