14 November 2018
World Antibiotic Awareness Week
This Week of awareness is observed to ensure that everyone seeks advice about antibiotics, gets the best treatment and uses antibiotics responsibly. This will take place on November 14-20.
To learn more, visit these links
- The global action plan on antimicrobial resistance – the blueprint developed by WHO and adopted by governments in May 2015
- March 2017 announcement by the UN Secretary-General on the creation of the Interagency Coordination Group on AMR (IACG)
- WHO web sites on AMR (main technical site, page on the IACG, and site for the awareness-raising campaign)