AMR poses grave threat to human lives

Staff Reporter

The delegates of DAI – Fleming Fund Country Grant Pakistan met the Governor of Punjab Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar in the Governor House and underscored the need for more commitment to confront Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR).

The delegation was led by the Representative of British High Commission Alex Ballinger UK Representative to Punjab.

Country Head to Fleming Fund Country Grant- DAI, Dr. Ayesha Rasheed briefed the Governor about the Fleming Fund Country grant role to tackle Antimicrobial Resistance in Pakistan and gave a presentation illustrating the contributions and support, made by Fleming Fund, in strengthening Pakistan’s health system’s capacities through Improved Integrated Disease Surveillance Programs.