HEALTH SYSTEM THINKING
HPSS Project to participate at the 2022 Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium
By Henry Mazunda
Nov 8, 2022
The Ministry of Health and Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries in collaboration with various universities, research institutions, and development partners have organized the Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium from 22nd to 23rd November 2022.
The symposium will take place during the World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) at the Bank of Tanzania (B.O.T) Conference Centre in Dar es Salaam.
The symposium is themed: “Preventing Antimicrobial Resistance Together” and seeks to achieve the following objectives:
Creating awareness and understanding of antimicrobial resistance through effective information, education and communication
Strengthening the knowledge and evidence base through surveillance and research
Reducing infection through effective sanitation, hygiene and infection prevention measures
Optimizing the use of antimicrobial agents in human and animal health