Antimicrobial Resistance

Antimicrobial resistance putting sustainable development at risk – drivers, impacts, solutions

Photo by Fernan Federici via Flickr

Uncontrolled production and excessive use of antibiotics have significantly promoted the spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) which has evolved into a global health risk during the past decades.

Sylvia Natukunda: Combatting the AMR Crisis in the African Livestock Sector

In this guest post, Sylvia Natukunda, business & partnership manager and Wim Goris, network facilitator at AgriProFocus discuss steps needed to curb the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance in the livestock sector.

Antimicrobials in the livestock sector discussed at CFS event co-organized with SLU

Antimicrobial resistance in the livestock sector is an emerging global threat associated with extensive non-rational use of antimicrobials.

How to Prevent Antibiotic Resistance from Undermining Sustainable Development

From Declaration to Action:
How to Prevent Antibiotic Resistance from Undermining Sustainable Development

The environmental dimensions of antibiotic resistance

Presented by Joakim Larsson at the Seminar "Antimicrobial resistance; linkages between humans, livestock and water in periurban areas", as part of the World Water Week, 29th August 2016.

Elisabeth Backteman et al - Open discussion session with the audience

The presenters of the seminar "Antimicrobial resistance; linkages between humans, livestock and water in periurban areas" close with an open discussion session with the audience. From Stockholm International Water Week.