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20 Nov 2023

World Antimicrobial Resistance Week – Together for Public Health

Antimicrobial Resistance Awareness Week 2023

From November 18th to 24th, the World Veterinary Association (WVA) participates in World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) 2023, underlining the pivotal role of responsible antimicrobial use in veterinary medicine. As the global threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) looms, the WVA emphasizes the significance of international cooperation, harmonization, and the adoption of crucial standards to address one of the most pressing challenges in veterinary medicine and public health.