World Economic Forum warns about the Major Global Risk of Antibiotic Resistance18 January 2013
The World Economic Forum published the 8th Edition of its Global Risks report which the 50 most acute global risks. The chapter "The dangers of hubris to human health” describes how antibiotic resistance endangers not only the health systems but also the social and economic systems.
Da Volterra congratulates the Risk Response Network for including this chapter in their report and believes that this initiative will play a key role to raise awareness upon world leaders to start framing the necessary policies to combat Antibiotic Resistance.
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