Handling antimicrobials with care


Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is becoming an ever more prevalent and dangerous threat. World Antibiotics Awareness Week 2019 is an opportunity to sound the alarm. In coordination with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), FAO engages in this annual event to raise awareness about the need to “Handle antimicrobials with care”.

Learn more by reviewing some FAO’s key materials on AMR.

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