Résistance aux antimicrobiens

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Commission du Codex Alimentarius - Rome, du 27 au 30 juin 2016

Le Codex Alimentarius, l'organe des Nations Unies chargé d'établir des normes alimentaires, se réunit du 27 au 30 juin à Rome pour examiner les normes en matière de sécurité sanitaire et de qualité des aliments. Chargé de protéger la santé des [...]

Zimbabwe: Adopting a One Health Approach to fighting Antimicrobial Resistance

Antimicrobials, including antibiotics, antifungal, antimalarial and antiviral drugs, play a very critical role in combating infectious diseases in both human and veterinary medicine. However, in recent years there has been a dramatic increase in resistance to the antimicrobials used [...]

Working together to address AMR

FAO and Ministries of Health and Agriculture in Kenya hold a national Multi-stakeholder (One Health) Workshop on Antimicrobial Use and Resistance. The first national cross-sectoral consultative workshop on Antimicrobial Use (AMU) and Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) related to agriculture, livestock production, fisheries [...]

La FAO appelle à une action internationale face à la résistance aux antimicrobiens

La résistance aux antimicrobiens (RAM) est «une menace émergente pesant sur la santé publique» et nécessite un effort coordonné au niveau mondial pour lutter contre les risques qu'elle représente pour la sécurité alimentaire, souligne aujourd’hui la Directrice générale adjointe de [...]

MARD and FAO take the first step towards safer use of antibiotics and antimicrobials in livestock in Viet Nam

Da Nang, Viet Nam - Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a multi-dimensional threat to human survival, public health, trade and economy and the over-all sustainable development of the country. Antimicrobial resistance is a growing human and economic threat in Viet [...]

Webinar on antimicrobial resistance

The importance and increase in the use of antibiotics has lead to the raise of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), raising huge concerns worldwide due to its public and animal health implications. In response, FAO is addressing AMR as a cross-sectoral issue. [...]

FAO Statement on World Veterinary Day 2012 - Antimicrobial Resistance

On World Veterinary Day, Saturday 28 April, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) renews its call for the responsible use of antimicrobials for veterinary care in food production animals, to ensure these treatments will continue to [...]

FAO supports measures to minimize and contain antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

The use of antibiotics for treatment of animal diseases has tremendous benefits for animal health and therefore contributes to supporting the livelihoods of livestock owners—particularly those in the poorest countries—and to propel economic development. However, inappropriate use of antimicrobials for [...]

World Health Day: FAO supports the prevention of antimicrobial resistance and the responsible use of drugs

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is facilitated by inappropriate and irrational usage of antibiotic medications. AMR can be precipitated, for example, by taking substandard doses of antibiotics or not finishing prescribed courses of treatments. Additionally, wrong prescription delivery, low-quality medicines, and poor [...]
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