WAAW 2023

To mark the annual World AMR Awareness Week, various activities and information events were held on the theme of ‘preventing antimicrobial resistance together’. The aim was to make a valuable contribution to curbing antibiotic resistance and to increase the visibility of the topic among the public, professionals and at the individual institutions.

Take a look at the highlights of World AMR Awareness Week 2023.

A review in pictures

During WAAW 2023, various events and activities took place, involving many stakeholders from throughout Switzerland.

Here are some selected highlights.

Views on antibiotic resistance

For the WAAW 2023, various professionals and members of the public provided testimonials on the urgency of the issue of antibiotic resistance. These testimonials were realised as part of the Antibiotic Resistance Strategy (StAR) campaign. See how professionals from the fields of human and animal health answer questions on the subject of antibiotic resistance.  

Would you like to help raise awareness of antibiotic resistance?

On the StAR website we provide information and materials on the subject of antibiotic resistance. You will also find inspiration to launch your own initiatives. The next WAAW will take place from 18 to 24 November 2024. For more information, please contact star@bag.admin.ch.

Last modification 28.02.2024

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