Drug Resistance

Action Agenda on Antimicrobial Resistance in the Western Pacific Region


The Action Agenda for Antimicrobial Resistance in the Western Pacific Region was endorsed at the sixty-fifth session of the WHO Regional Committee for the Western Pacific. The regional action agenda calls for action oriented implementation steps with key indicators to contain antimicrobial resistance.

The priority actions focus on the development of comprehensive national plans and to raise awareness; improved surveillance of antimicrobial resistance and monitoring of antimicrobial use; and strengthened health-system capacity.


Use Antibiotics Responsibly Pledge

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Dr David Newby
Regional Focal Point
Antimicrobial Resistance
Email: newbyd@who.int