News

ReAct's Impact Report 2023

In 2023, ReAct made significant strides in advancing the fight against antibiotic resistance. We are proud to share ReAct annual impact report for work carried out in 2023. ReAct has grown into a dynamic network, intensifying our efforts to act stronger on antibiotic resistance on global, regional, and national scales. Learn more and download report!

 

ReAct - Action on Antibiotic Resistance

ReAct is an independent network dedicated to the problem of antibiotic resistance. ReAct is a global catalyst, advocating and stimulating for global engagement on antibiotic resistance through a broad range of collaborations.

Key takeaways

LMIC roundtable on global governance on antibiotic resistance

Key takeaways from a recent discussion on “Improving the future governance of the global response to antibiotic resistance”.

Global Campaign

From people to leaders: Act on AMR NOW!

Join the global campaign to amplify the voices of communities and civil society in the global response to antimicrobial resistance! The signatures collected will be submitted along with the asks to Member States attending the UN General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AMR 2024.

Release!

ReAct briefing for UN HLM AMR

New ReAct Brief: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest & most urgent cross-border health crises of our time – but still not addressed as such!

New ReAct briefing note out ahead of the UN General Assembly High-level meeting on AMR in September, 2024.

News

World Microbiome Day 2024: Dialogue on alternative to war metaphor in medicine

Join the ReAct Latin America event tomorrow on #WorldMicrobiomeDay!

A dialogue on alternatives to war metaphor in medicine. The event will be held in Spanish and English. Click to learn more and register

Policy

Reflections from a week where stakeholders took the stage in New York

A few days before the zero draft of the political declaration of the High-Level Meeting on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in September this year was released, stakeholders from around the world were invited to a hearing at the UN building in New York to share perspectives, expectations and recommendations.

 

Launch!

ReAct Africa and LifeArc launch the ASPIRE initiative for stronger action on antimicrobial resistance

ReAct Africa, in partnership with self-funded medical research organisation and charity LifeArc, is excited to introduce a pioneering effort to address antimicrobial resistance with the launch of “ASPIRE” the Antibiotic Stewardship Programme through Innovation, Research, and Education. This ambitious US$1.5M 3-year project aims to transform how antibiotics are used in Zambia and Kenya by integrating innovative digital solutions with targeted interventions, in an effort to make long term policy and practice improvements.

We are global

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

Donate

Support us - your donation helps

Your gift means a great deal. With your donation you will help address antibiotic resistance.

The ReAct Toolbox

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.

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 antibiotic resistance here.

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