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Global AMR R&D Hub: Workshop on "Increasing Investments for AMR R&D"

Objective: Identify and discuss opportunities for investments and new and innovative financing mechanisms for AMR R&D using a global One Health Approach

Expected Outcome: Identification and recommendations of new and innovative mechanisms and opportunities for increasing investment for AMR R&D. Recommendations on how the Global AMR R&D Hub can support these activities considering a One Health approach.

  1. Articulate recommendations that can be tracked and followed up by the Global AMR R&D Hub
  2. Provide a high-level summary and next steps for the Global AMR R&D Hub to the G20 Health Working Group on May 29
  3. Share outcomes of the meeting

Format: Plenary sessions and panel discussions followed by working group discussions in a breakout session concluding with a report session.

Participants: AMR R&D Hub Members and Observers, further representatives of governments, funders, industry, other investors and other interested stakeholders.

When: Tuesday 28 May 2019

Registration starts from 08:30 and there is a Welcome Coffee from 08:30 to 09:00.

Where: Domaine de Penthes, Geneva, Switzerland

Workshop Programme

Visa & Confirmation Letter: Participants are responsible for their own travel documents, including visa applications. Official “letters of confirmation” are designed to assist with obtaining an entry visa and can be issued for registered delegates of the workshop upon request. Please note, that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial assistance. Please ensure to allow time for visa application. We recommend to already book your appointment with the relevant embassy or consulate. 

Travel Assistance: There is a limited number of funds to assist citizens from LMIC who would not otherwise be able to attend the workshop. This includes transportation and lodging. Please request travel assistance in the online registration. Those who have requested travel assistance will be advised of the outcome of their request by the Global AMR R&D Hub Secretariat. Please request travel assistance by May 1st.

Contact: For any questions, please contact the Global AMR R&D Hub Secretariat at +49-30-7262 11128 or globalamrhub@dzif.de.

Register here

Please note that you will receive an automated confirmation by the registration system which does not guarantee acceptance to attend the workshop. 

Due to the limited number of available seats at the conference and in the interest of having an as broad as possible representation at the workshop we will have to make a selection amongst the applications received.

We will confirm successful registration with a separate email from the Global AMR R&D Hub secretariat as soon as possible and in any case no later than 6 May 2019.