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10 facts on antimicrobial resistance

Poster for World Health Day 2011

WHO calls on stakeholders to combat drug resistance.

The threat from drug resistance is increasing. There is a need for urgent action; everyone can play a part. The complex problem of drug resistance requires collective action. On World Health Day, WHO is issuing a call for action to halt the spread of drug resistance by introducing a six-point policy package for all countries.

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