Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan
The AMR National Action Plan (NAP) is intended to be a guide for Ugandan stakeholders contributing to efforts to confront and contain the problem. The NAP is aligned with the WHO Global Action Plan’s strategic objectives and proposes actions aimed at focusing government and partner efforts in the following strategic areas:
• Raising awareness and understanding of the AMR problem and containment options,
• Improving prevention, detection and control of infectious agents,
• Optimizing the use of antimicrobial medicines,
• Generating knowledge and evidence through surveillance
• Research and innovation.