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Summary of the results of the WVA/OIE Survey on Actions to reduce the emergence and spread of AMR in animals

To mark the World Antibiotic Awareness Week that took place on 12-18th November worldwide, the WVA and OIE published a summary of the results of the WVA/OIE Survey

on Actions to reduce the emergence and spread of AMR in animals that was conducted in May-June 2018 among WVA member associations with the aim of creating a global repository of available guidelines for the responsible use of antimicrobials in animal health.

 The attached summary includes sections on the main findings and on how veterinary associations can help to fight against the development of AMR.