Direzione generale della Salute e della sicurezza alimentare
Statement of Commissioner Andriukaitis on the occasion of the launch of the European Antibiotic Awareness Day Infections by bacteria resistant to antibiotics kill 25,000 people every year in Europe alone and cause 1.5 billion euros in healthcare and productivity losses. Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis said this challenge calls for immediate action at all levels.
Scientific Opinion on Potential risks to human health and the environment from the use of calcium cyanamide as fertiliser The Opinion, which has been published European Commission and its Scientific Committee on Health and Environmental Risks (SCHER), is open for comments until 10 January 2016.
Newsletter Salute-UE - Donazione e trapianto di organi Newsletter Salute-UE - Donazione e trapianto di organi
European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2015 focuses on the global challenge of AMR This year’s European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD) emphasises the global health challenge of antibiotic resistance. The ECDC will launch EAAD 2015 on Monday 16 November at an event in Brussels and organise Twitter chats on 16 and 18 November.
Call for proposals for projects on refugee health - Deadline for submission extended until 19 November 2015 A call for projects to support Member States under particular migratory pressure in their response to health related issues is open. See the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA) website for more info and how to apply online.