Call to Action on Antimicrobial Resistance 2021

The Call to Action on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) – 2021 was launched during the closing session of the High-Level Interactive Dialogue on Antimicrobial Resistance on 29 April 2021 to raise global ambition on AMR whilst accommodating diverse national circumstances.

Presented by the Group of Friends on Tackling AMR, it calls for enhanced national and global efforts to tackle AMR through a One Health approach, for the acceleration of previous commitments to tackle AMR, for improved antimicrobial stewardship, for work towards financing for AMR action, for increased research on AMR’s impacts, and for supporting the new One Health Global Leaders Group on AMR among other key steps.

As of 30 July 2021, there are 113 Member State signatories to the Call to Action and 29 supporting organizations.

Member State signatories

AlbaniaGhanaNorth Macedonia
AlgeriaGreeceNorway
Antigua and BarbudaGuatemalaOman
ArgentinaGuineaPakistan
ArmeniaHondurasPapua New Guinea
AustraliaHungaryParaguay
AustriaIcelandPeru
BahrainIndiaPhilippines
BangladeshIndonesiaPoland
BarbadosIrelandPortugal
BelarusIsraelQatar
BelgiumItalyRepublic of Moldova
BhutanJamaicaRomania
BrazilJapanRussian Federation
BulgariaKazakhstanSan Marino
Burkina FasoLatviaSaudi Arabia
CanadaLebanonSenegal
ChileLiechtensteinSerbia
ChinaLithuaniaSingapore
ColombiaLuxembourgSlovakia
Costa RicaMadagascarSlovenia
CroatiaMalawiSouth Africa
CubaMalaysiaSpain
CyprusMaldivesSt. Vincent and the Grenadines
Czech RepublicMaliSudan
DenmarkMaltaSweden
DjiboutiMarshall IslandsSwitzerland
DominicaMauritiusThailand
Dominican RepublicMexicoTogo
EcuadorMonacoTurkey
EgyptMongoliaTuvalu
El SalvadorMontenegroUruguay
EstoniaMoroccoUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
FijiNamibiaUnited States of America
FinlandNepalVenezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
FranceNetherlandsViet Nam
GeorgiaNew ZealandZambia
GermanyNigeria

Supporting organizations

Access to Medicine Foundation Levy Center for Integrated Management of Antimicrobial Resistance
AMR Industry AllianceNatural Investments
California Life Sciences InstituteNCD Alliance
Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP)Norwegian Cancer Society
Center for Science and Environment (CSE) Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease
Council of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC)Partnership to Fight Infectious Disease
Emory Antibiotic Resistance Center Resolve to Save Lives
Global AMR Insights Ambassador Network Rockefeller Foundation
Global Antibiotic Research & Development Partnership (GARDP)The Task Force for Global Health
Global Antibiotics Resistance Foundation Trinity AMR Action Group
Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)
Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility United Nations Foundation
International Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance Solutions (ICARS)World Animal Protection
International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations World Health Students’ Alliance
Investor Action on AMR
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