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Engaging drug retail outlets essential to combat AMR

New research shows that two thirds of visits to private drug retail outlets in Indonesia resulted in the dispensing of antibiotics without a prescription The problem of antimicrobial resistance – or AMR – is amplified by the incorrect or over-prescribing of antibiotics. It is a major and complex public health

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Thumbnail of the new video by the ReAct group which shows how millions of children's lives are at risk due to antibiotic resistance (AMR)

Children at Risk due to AMR: A film by ReAct

A new short film by the ReAct group – an international independent network dedicated to the threat of antibiotic resistance – shows how children’s lives are at risk around the globe due to the threat of antibiotic resistance. This ReAct film, directed by Staffan Hildebrand, depicts how effective antibiotics are

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PINTAR Voices: Eni Setiawati

In ‘PINTAR Voices’ we ask questions to international AMR experts about their work, the private sector, informing policy and the COVID-19 pandemic. This month’s guest is Eni Setiawati, S.Farm, Apt, M.Si: A pharmacist, Pharmacist and Medical Supplies Staff of the Semarang City Health Office, and Advocacy and Member Development Coordinator at the

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PINTAR Voices: Dr Kathy Holloway

In ‘PINTAR Voices’ we ask questions to international AMR experts about their work, the private sector, informing policy and the COVID-19 pandemic. This month’s guest is Dr Kathy Holloway, from the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex Campus, United Kingdom, former WHO Regional Advisor on Essential Drugs and Other

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PINTAR Voices: Dr Harry Parathon

In ‘PINTAR Voices’ we ask questions to international AMR experts about their work, the private sector, informing policy and the COVID-19 pandemic. Our first guest is Dr Harry Parathon, Chief of Urogynecology Reconstruction Division at Airlangga University in Surabaya, Indonesia and Head of the National Committee for Antimicrobial Resistance Control

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COVID-19 survey launched in Indonesia’s private sector

An online survey to explore the understanding of COVID-19 among community pharmacies and drugs sellers in Indonesia’s private sector went live on July 6 2020. The PINTAR researchers, funded through the Indo-Pacific Health Security Initiative, are providing vital information to the Indonesian Government about COVID-19 treatment practices in community settings.

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COVID-19 and private drug sellers in Indonesia: a sub-study

The PINTAR research team are undertaking a national survey of all registered community pharmacies and drug stores across Indonesia to help improve the quality of care offered by private drug sellers (PDS) during the current COVID-19 outbreak and any future pandemics. This sub-study will analyse the PDS’ understanding of the

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World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2019: Campaign resources

More than 600 events and activities took place worldwide between 18 and 24 November 2019 to mark the World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) 2019. Organised by the World Health Organization (WHO) every year, WAAW is celebrated by governments, health facilities, schools and communities across the globe. The campaign highlights best

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client interacts at the counter of a private drug outlet in Indonesia

Engaging drug retail outlets essential to combat AMR

New research shows that two thirds of visits to private drug retail outlets in Indonesia resulted in the dispensing of antibiotics without a prescription The problem of antimicrobial resistance – or AMR – is amplified by the incorrect or over-prescribing of antibiotics. It is a major and complex public health

Read More »
Thumbnail of the new video by the ReAct group which shows how millions of children's lives are at risk due to antibiotic resistance (AMR)

Children at Risk due to AMR: A film by ReAct

A new short film by the ReAct group – an international independent network dedicated to the threat of antibiotic resistance – shows how children’s lives are at risk around the globe due to the threat of antibiotic resistance. This ReAct film, directed by Staffan Hildebrand, depicts how effective antibiotics are

Read More »

PINTAR Voices: Eni Setiawati

In ‘PINTAR Voices’ we ask questions to international AMR experts about their work, the private sector, informing policy and the COVID-19 pandemic. This month’s guest is Eni Setiawati, S.Farm, Apt, M.Si: A pharmacist, Pharmacist and Medical Supplies Staff of the Semarang City Health Office, and Advocacy and Member Development Coordinator at the

Read More »
various coloured speech bubles

PINTAR Voices: Dr Kathy Holloway

In ‘PINTAR Voices’ we ask questions to international AMR experts about their work, the private sector, informing policy and the COVID-19 pandemic. This month’s guest is Dr Kathy Holloway, from the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex Campus, United Kingdom, former WHO Regional Advisor on Essential Drugs and Other

Read More »
various coloured speech bubles

PINTAR Voices: Dr Harry Parathon

In ‘PINTAR Voices’ we ask questions to international AMR experts about their work, the private sector, informing policy and the COVID-19 pandemic. Our first guest is Dr Harry Parathon, Chief of Urogynecology Reconstruction Division at Airlangga University in Surabaya, Indonesia and Head of the National Committee for Antimicrobial Resistance Control

Read More »

COVID-19 survey launched in Indonesia’s private sector

An online survey to explore the understanding of COVID-19 among community pharmacies and drugs sellers in Indonesia’s private sector went live on July 6 2020. The PINTAR researchers, funded through the Indo-Pacific Health Security Initiative, are providing vital information to the Indonesian Government about COVID-19 treatment practices in community settings.

Read More »

COVID-19 and private drug sellers in Indonesia: a sub-study

The PINTAR research team are undertaking a national survey of all registered community pharmacies and drug stores across Indonesia to help improve the quality of care offered by private drug sellers (PDS) during the current COVID-19 outbreak and any future pandemics. This sub-study will analyse the PDS’ understanding of the

Read More »

World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2019: Campaign resources

More than 600 events and activities took place worldwide between 18 and 24 November 2019 to mark the World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) 2019. Organised by the World Health Organization (WHO) every year, WAAW is celebrated by governments, health facilities, schools and communities across the globe. The campaign highlights best

Read More »
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