Antimicrobial Resistance

AMR One Health Network

AMR One Health Network

26 October 2018

On 26 October 2018, the EU AMR One-Health Network, chaired by the European Commission, met for the third time in Brussels. The Network discussed the recently adopted European Parliament report on AMR, as well as the outcome of the last survey conducted by WHO, FAO and OIE in the context of the monitoring of the Global Action Plan on AMR.

The Commission presented the AMR-related provisions of the forthcoming legislation on veterinary medicinal products and medicated feed. In addition, government experts of Luxembourg, Germany, the Netherlands and France presented their AMR action plans and activities. The Commission services and the EU scientific agencies updated the Network on their respective activities in the field of AMR.

About the meeting


Presentation of the European Parliament report "A European One Health action plan against antimicrobial resistance“
Victoria Royston - Parliamentarian Assistant to MEP Karin Kadenbach, rapporteur

Outcome of the FAO/OIE/WHO survey conducted in the context of the monitoring of the Global Action Plan on AMR
Danilo Lo Fo Wong - Programme Manager for Control of Antimicrobial Resistance

Forthcoming EU Regulations on veterinary medicinal products & medicated Feed
Julie Sainz, Wolfgang Trunk - European Commission - DG Health and Food Safety

Luxembourg national antibiotics plan : One Health approach
Valérie Guérin - Health Directorate and Administration of Veterinary Services Luxembourg

German Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy "DART 2020“
Alexandra Clarici - Federal Ministry of Health, Germany
Anke Schröder - Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Germany

AMR in the environment - Research results and policy dilemma’s in the Netherlands - Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, The Netherlands

AMR One Health initiatives actions and lessons from the national action plan in the animal sector in France
Cécile ADAM - Ministère de l'Agriculture et de l'Alimentation, France

2017 EU Action Plan against AMR - state of play of implementation
Aurélien Pérez - European Commission - DG Health and Food Safety

Update on European Agencies activities in the field of AMR
R.M.Peran - European Medicines Agency (EMA)
D.Plachouras - European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
P.-A.Beloeil - European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)