The Antibiotic Guardian campaign aims to protect and conserve antibiotics for future generations in South Africa and improve knowledge about antibiotic resistance.
The South African Antibiotic Stewardship Programme (SAASP) supported by the Federation of Infectious Diseases Societies of Southern Africa (FIDSSA) role is to:
- Coordinate antibiotic awareness activities in South Africa in collaboration with the Departments of Health; Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries as well as other professional organisations.
The Antibiotic Guardian campaign supports the South African National Department of Health’s Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy (2014‐2024) and World Antibiotic Awareness Week.
As an Antibiotic Guardian, you can encourage others to join you in protecting and conserving antibiotics against the growing threat of antibiotic resistance at the following link: https://antibioticguardian.com/south-africa/