See here the revised draft framework for the AIRT for animals: DRAFT FRAMEWORK FOR THE AIRT OF ANIMALS rev4f Make sure to send your comments to: Vet.Strategy@daff.gov.za by the 30th of April 2017.
Experts from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) have called on the food supply chain to reduce, replace and re-think the use of antimicrobials in animals to address the problem of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), which is one of the world’s most pressing public health […]
The WHO publishes a list of antibiotic-resistant ‘priority’ pathogens. http://www.meatingplace.com/Industry/News/Details/71916
Please see here article on AMR in Wildlife from Prof Moritz van Vuuren: AMR in Wildlife See here the link to the SAASP (South African Antibiotic Stewardship Programme) Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/South-African-Antibiotic-Stewardship-Programme-SAASP-1877314939147257/
The final report on “Strategic and Operational Guidance on Animal and Environmental Aspects: National Action Plans on Antimicrobial Resistance for Developing Countries” based on the International Workshop on National Action Plans on Antimicrobial Resistance for low and middle-income countries, which was organized by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) at […]
Find here the strategies the British Equine Veterinary Association use: Protect me practice-protocol-part-1 2antibiotics beva-antimicrobial-policy-template-2012.1 BEVA PROTECT ME client information BEVA PROTECT ME client poster BEVA PROTECT ME practice protocol form BEVA PROTECT ME practice protocol BEVA PROTECT ME review-mechanism log […]
Hoe kan ek die gebruik van antibiotika verminder en verseker dat weerstand teen antibiotika nie ontwikkel nie? Verstandige gebruik van antibiotika Beroepe om die gebruik van antibiotika te verminder, kom al hoe meer na vore. Die doel is nie om ‘n verbod op die gebruik van antibiotika te plaas nie, […]
Antimicrobial resistance – Using antibiotics wisely Calls to diminish the use of antibiotics are becoming more frequent. The aim is not to prevent the use of antibiotics, but to use antibiotics as carefully as we can, so that we can prolong the time that current antibiotics remain useful, and also […]
Antimicrobial resistance (antibiotic resistance (AR) is a huge problem which should be addressed by all human beings on earth as it affects each one of us! Get to know the problem, how it affects you personally and what you personally can do to curb antimicrobial resistance. Any small action will […]
http://blog.healthalliance.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2.jpg After the recent OIE Antibiotic awareness week (14-20 November) the NAHF collected some important awareness tools that should be distributed within the respective industries. antibio_en Antibiotic Resistance: Better use of antibiotics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzcsJUFo0Lk&index=1&list=PLkBRx6XRUMCJ3Ook_zhoTsGbe9Fk5iY1x Antibiotic Resistance: Veterinarians-What can you do? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QB8ue_kXtg4&list=PLkBRx6XRUMCJ3Ook_zhoTsGbe9Fk5iY1x&index=2 Antibiotic Resistance: Farmers and Animal owners-What can you do?