Résistance aux antimicrobiens

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Countries in Asia-Pacific race against the clock to overcome antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

Representatives from countries in Asia and the Pacific have pledged to take immediate action to combat the spread of antimicrobial resistance. The pledge was made with the support and collaboration of FAO, OIE and WHO.

Viet Nam Action Plan for AMU/AMR reduction in Livestock Sector

FAO Viet Nam's ECTAD, in collaboration with DAH, organized a Consultation Workshop entitled: ‘Viet Nam Action Plan for Antimicrobial Usage (AMU)/Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) reduction in Livestock Sector’ on 1 November 2016 in Hanoi

Join the antimicrobial resistance pledge

In preparation for the World Antibiotic Awareness Week the general public is encouraged to participate in a social media campaign to raise awareness about antimicrobial resistance (AMR). AMR is a global emerging threat to humans and animals, which results from [...]

FAO supports ASEAN initiative in the establishment of a Coordinating Centre for Animal Health and Zoonoses

With the increasing threat of emerging and re-emerging zoonoses, transboundary animal diseases and antimicrobial resistance (AMR), the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) today announced a regional approach to counter the dangers. ASEAN has committed to the establishment of an [...]

Assessment of national antimicrobial resistance (AMR) surveillance in Kenya

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a worldwide health threat at the human–animal-environment interface. Overuse and misuse of antimicrobials in different sectors can result in ineffectiveness of previously successful human and animal treatments of diseases. Food and feed producing agriculture that use [...]

Zimbabwe: Raising media awareness on the threats of antimicrobial resistance

Harare - Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has become an urgent global health threat requiring immediate international and national attention. It is estimated that 700,000 people currently die from AMR related deaths and that by 2050, if not tackled, resistance to antimicrobials [...]

À l’Assemblée générale des Nations Unies, les dirigeants mondiaux s’engagent à lutter contre la résistance aux antimicrobiens

Communiqué de presse commun OMS/FAO/OIE Aujourd'hui, les dirigeants du monde entier ont attiré plus que jamais l'attention sur la nécessité de freiner la propagation des infections résistantes aux médicaments antimicrobiens.

Superbugs: Why We Need Action Now

Many global health crises are dramatic—think of SARS, Ebola, or Zika. New or forgotten diseases erupt or re-emerge, initially defying our understanding, causing serious illness, suffering, and death, traveling swiftly around the world, creating fear and anxiety and damaging economies. [...]

Réduire la propagation de la résistance aux antimicrobiens dans nos fermes et notre alimentation

La FAO s'est engagée aujourd'hui à aider plusieurs pays à développer des stratégies visant à lutter contre la propagation de la résistance aux antimicrobiens dans les chaînes d'approvisionnement alimentaires. Cet engagement intervient alors que les gouvernements se préparent à débattre, [...]

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 [...]