With the prospect of pathogens becoming smarter than the drug treatments we are able to develop, antimicrobial resistance is an urgent global problem. A problem that requires a multidisciplinary international approach.
The JPIAMR Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda on Antimicrobial Resistance (SRIA) presents an overview of recent developments and future needs for AMR research. The update was launched th 7th May 2019.Read the SRIA
The JPIAMR will commit to several new initiatives and actions for 2019. We participate in several joint calls.
In 2019 we launch the 3rd call. Read more information about the Antibiotic Resistance programme (Dutch)
In this infographic ECDC explains how antibiotic resistance spreads in animal farming, community, health care facilities and through travel.Infographic ECDC
World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) aims to increase global awareness of antibiotic resistance (AMR) and to encourage best practices among the general public, health workers and policy makers to avoid the further emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance.Take a look at the WHO campaign 2018
An ECDC study showed that the contribution of various antibiotic-resistant bacteria to the overall burden varies greatly between countries, thus highlighting the need for prevention and control strategies tailored to the need of each EU/EEA country.Read more about the ECDC study
The Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport is asking professionals to focus their attention on antimicrobial resistance. Almost five thousand have already signed up.
Can we resolve the antimicrobial resistance issue through international collaboration?Read more about international collaboration and the JPIAMR