European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2021
EAAD is this year marked with with a digital event, campaign, and social media activities from 18 to 24 November!
In times of COVID-19, don’t forget about antimicrobial resistance. Stay united to preserve antimicrobials.Find out more
Burden of infections with resistant bacteria
Each year, 33000 people die from an infection due to bacteria resistant to antibiotics. The burden of infections is comparable to that of inﬂuenza, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS combined.See infographic
Communicating to professionals in hospitals and long-term care facilities
Up to half of all antibiotic use in hospitals is unnecessary of inappropriate. Antibiotic misuse in hospitals is a major driver of antibiotics resistance. What can be done?View materials