OIE: Tackling AMR in animal health
Align global activities to combat antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in animal health, with particular focus on sub-Saharan Africa and South and South-East Asia.
- improve awareness of the issue among vets and the general public
- agree OIE AMR standards and take steps to implement these in lower and middle income countries
- establish an overview of how antibiotics are currently being used for animals
- enhance the regulatory frameworks around veterinary medicines, including antimicrobial medicines