According to the World Health Organization (WHO) antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development today. The misuse and overuse of antimicrobials, the poor access to quality, affordable medicines, vaccines and diagnostics and falsified and substandard (SF) antibiotics are among the causes of AMR

Join us between 18-24 November to spread awareness and stop resistance for World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW)! You can use the resources below to spread the word about the dangers of SF medicines and their link to AMR.

Find out more about this crucial awareness raising week here.

Spread awareness to stop resistance!

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We are joining #AntimicrobialResistance Awareness Week #WAAW2021 because substandard & #fakemeds fuel #AMR!

Let’s Spread Awareness to Stop Resistance 🛑

#AntimicrobialResistance Awareness Week #WAAW2021 is here! Join us & @FightTheFakes in raising awareness on how substandard & #fakemeds fuel #AMR!

🗣 Let’s Spread Awareness to Stop Resistance ⬇

#AMR is one of the biggest threats to 🌎health & economy, yet millions of people are unaware of its potentially catastrophic implications.  

#FightTheFakes strives to raise awareness about the links of substandard & #fakemeds with AMR 👉🏽  #WAAW2021

Substandard & Falsified medicines may be contributing to the growing resistance to ANTIMICROBIALS!  

For #WAAW2021 let’s #FightTheFakes and stop “breeding” #SuperBugs


#FightTheFakes calls the international fora to acknowledge that substandard & #fakemeds contribute to #AMR – Antimicrobial Resistance! 


#AMR could be responsible for 10 million deaths by 2050 if swift action is not taken to #FightTheFakes & #BeatAMR.   

This #WAAW2021 help Spread Awareness to Stop Resistance ➡   

The ongoing #COVID19 pandemic has shown that we need to be better prepared for future #health emergencies. 

Let’s apply these lessons and stop #AMR.



Falsified #TB medication not only harms individual patients, but also contributes to the development of resistant strains that can affect entire communities. 
Let’s spread awareness to stop resistance!
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