Digital and Social Media Resources on Global Measles and Rubella

Updated November 16, 2023

Spread the word about global measles and rubella, along with the importance of vaccination in preventing death and disease by using our social media, infographics, videos, publications, and other digital media resources.

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March 10, 2021

CDC Global Experts Work Towards a World Free from Measles. CDC global measles experts share why they care about global measles elimination and how their work saves children’s lives worldwide.

March 10, 2021

Eliminating Measles Worldwide. Measles can have serious complications: pneumonia, diarrhea, or even death. As part of the Measles and Rubella Initiative (now known as the Measles & Rubella Partnership), CDC uses science to save lives by preventing or fighting measles outbreaks globally.

March 10, 2021

Stopping Global Measles Outbreaks. Measles is one of the most contagious viruses known to humans and easily crosses borders. CDC global measles experts describe efforts to prevent worldwide measles outbreaks through vaccination, especially during other challenges such as COVID-19.

March 01, 2021

Rubella: CDC Experts Work to Eliminate the Threat Worldwide. Rubella is one of the leading causes of vaccine-preventable birth defects worldwide. Dr. Susan Reef, CDC and leading global rubella elimination expert, describes efforts to protect pregnant women and their babies through vaccination.


A baby girl with measles in the Phillipines