JPIAMR supports the Swedish Government’s initiative to adopt a ‘One Health’ approach against antibiotic resistance

Mar 15th, 2015

Mats Ulfendahl, chair of the JPIAMR management board, welcomes the Government’s message to adopt a ‘One Health’ approach to tackle the global problem of antibiotic resistance. This communication comes after a meeting on 9 March 2015 where Ulfendahl was an advisor to Swedish representatives from the Agricultural, Education and Research and Health ministries.

The Swedish Government recognises the importance of international collaboration as well as cross-disciplinary work to be able to understand and develop new techniques to counteract antibiotic resistance and mentions the JPIAMR as an important initiative working towards this goal.
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