World Health Day

World Health Day – 7 April 2011

Antimicrobial resistance: no action today, no cure tomorrow

Target with World Health Day Slogan

Antimicrobial resistance is not a new problem but one that is becoming more dangerous; urgent and consolidated efforts are needed to avoid regressing to the pre-antibiotic era.

For World Health Day 2011, WHO introduced a six-point policy package to combat the spread of antimicrobial resistance.