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Coordinating action on AMR - next steps for the UN IACG?

Coordinating action on antimicrobial resistance globally – what are the next steps for the UN Inter-Agency Coordination Group?


Antibiotic resistance

In the last 70 years the use of antibiotics has been crucial in improving countless lives and drastically reducing deaths caused by bacterial infections. The increasing development of antibiotic resistance is posing a serious threat to human health and development, the environment and for animal health. Learn more about ReAct’s work on antibiotic resistance here.



ReAct Africa is raising awareness among the general public

Articles in national newspapers, quiz for students, televisions shows, hospital visits, stickers on public vehicles and getting the new Antimicrobial Policy receive government accent are some of ReAct Africa’s activities during World Antibiotic Awareness week.

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ReAct Latin America launches Child to Child Stories

The Child to Child Stories are launched during the World Antibiotic Awareness Week in Venzuela, Argentina and Ecuador.

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Cost of antibiotic resistance in Sweden: at least 500 million USD by 2024

Mindboggling costs published last week by the Swedish Public Health Authority show the magnitude of future financial consequences of antibiotics resistance.

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Toolbox for action on antibiotic resistance

The ReAct Toolbox is a user-friendly web-based resource that provides inspiration and guidance to take action and develop national action plans on antibiotic resistance. It is built on what has been done in the past in a variety of settings, and is aligned with ongoing and current initiatives from across the globe.

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We are global

ReAct is a global network of antibiotic resistance experts with nodes in Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America and North America.

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National Action Plans

Involved in developing your country's National Action Plan? Here you find support for developing a comprehensive plan.

Health Care Professionals

Doctors, nurses, veterinarians and other health care professionals - you have the power to take action! Learn more about how to get started.

Civil Society Organizations

Engagement from civil society organizations and communities is needed to tackle antibiotic resistance. Learn more about how to get involved.