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MEPs Fight AMR
Join the discussion on how to boost efforts to tackle AMR in the EU

Join our online discussions in the run up to European Antibiotic Awareness Day hosted by the MEP Interest Group on AMR to raise awareness of the need for action, and find evidence-informed policy solutions to this urgent threat to human, animal and environmental health.

Take part in the debate and discuss what can can be done to boost actions to tackle AMR at EU level.

#MEPvsAMR 

Read more about the events below

AMR in the environment: From monitoring to action

13 November | 11:00-12:00

How can the Pharmaceutical Strategy address the environmental implications of production, use and disposal of antimicrobials?

How can the current water legislation be improved to better protect citizens from the risk of environmental AMR?

What can be learned from Member States to address environmental AMR?

Tackling the dependence of EU food systems on antimicrobials

16 November | 11:00-12:00

How can the Farm to Fork Strategy and the Common Agricultural Policy help the EU move towards a food system that is less dependent on the use of antimicrobials?

How can the EU protect people living in Europe from the exposure and spread of AMR through third-country imports of animal products, while ensuring European farmers do not face unfair competition from animal foods produced to lower antibiotic use standards?

Fixing the antibiotic innovation pipeline

17 November | 11:00-12:00

How can the development of new needs-driven models to finance and stimulate antibiotic R&D be supported?

How can the EU promote R&D models that ensure responsible use of and equitable and affordable access to antibiotics?

How can the Pharmaceutical Strategy be a game changer and contribute to fixing the antibiotic innovation pipeline?

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Contact

Zoltán Massay-Kosubek

Policy Manager

European Public Health Alliance

zoltan@epha.org

Jean-Yves Stenuick

Pharmaceuticals Policy & Projects Officer

Health Care Without Harm (HCWH) Europe

jean-yves.stenuick@hcwh.org

HCWH Europe gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the European Commission (EC)’s LIFE programme. HCWH Europe is solely responsible for the content of this project and related materials. The views expressed do not reflect the official views of the EC.