MEP Interest Group on AMR has been launched
19 February was the successful launch of the MEP Interest Group on Antimicrobial Resistance in the European Parliament. The event was co-organised by EPHA and Health Care Without Harm (HCWH) Europe with the support of the AMR Stakeholders group. The EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Stella Kyriakides, opened the event. Important stakeholders, such as delegates from WHO, FAO, OIE, permanent representatives from the EU Member States, Commission officials, delegates from numerous NGOs, several MEPs as well as the press were among the 60-70 attendees. EUROCAM joined the launch as the representative of the CAM sector. More information about MEPs fight AMR and the 2019-2024 work programme of the MEP Interest Group on AMR can be fond on EPHA’s website.