Antimicrobial Resistance and Environment (AMR)

Sharm-El-Sheikh and online
10 November 2022
Children and Youth Constituency to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change


The climate crisis has complex effects on planetary health, which increases the spread of infectious and emerging diseases. As drug resistance spreads, antimicrobial medications become ineffective, even as morbidity burdens rise. There is an urgent need for global policy action, research, and education on this issue, using One Health principles. This side event will provide basic background information and focus on the necessary next steps
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