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Page Medical face ‘18 superbugs’ to raise funds for school-in-a-box scheme

22nd March 2021

A healthcare communications agency who specialise in infection, Page Medical, are the latest company to rise to the challenge and attempt to raise £1k to fund a school-in-a-box for our partner project in Tanzania. Over ten days in April, the Page Medical team will be undertaking 18 unique challenges (representing the 18 identified superbugs) in […]

Stop Superbugs partner shows big benefit of education for the whole community

11th March 2021

Superbugs are a huge problem in Tanzania. Antibiotics can be purchased widely without prescription, and there’s low awareness of the issue among the public. To tackle this, the Roll Back Antimicrobial Resistance (RBA) Initiative runs ‘AMR School Clubs’, offering fun, free, creative lessons to children, teaching them about superbugs, and the responsible use of medicine. […]

Una Health are putting the ‘fun’ in fundraising… and helping to stop superbugs along the way!

8th March 2021

Una Health, UK specialist in in-vitro diagnostics, have taken up the challenge to raise £1k to fund a school-in-a-box for our partner project in Tanzania. The campaign aims to provide the Roll Back Antimicrobial Resistance Initiative with the equipment they need to open more of their hugely successful ‘AMR clubs’ in schools across the Dodoma Region […]

School-in-a-box: Your chance to lend a hand!

25th February 2021

Research shows that one of the most effective ways to stop superbugs in low- and middle-income countries is through education. With that in mind, we’ve we’ve launched School-in-a-box – a way to lend a hand to existing projects who are doing great work… but are desperately lacking resources. Our partner the Roll Back Antimicrobial Resistance Initiative already run […]

“Smile!”: BSAC donates digital camera kit to Stop Superbugs partner in Tanzania

16th February 2021

For small, volunteer-led projects around the world, capturing high-quality images and video isn’t just a way of promoting success, sharing best practice, and inspiring supporters – it also helps to record the sort of evidence that will help to secure all-important funding. Up until recently, the Roll Back Antimicrobial Resistance Initiative (RBA-Initiative), our partner project in […]

Public Health England supports Stop Superbugs by providing invaluable advice on impact evaluation

20th January 2021

For small, community projects, effective impact evaluation can be vital to ensure a project is meeting its goals, as well as helping to secure funding so that they can develop and grow. With this in mind, experts from Public Health England’s (PHE) e-Bug team recently volunteered their time to help support Stop Superbugs…   The Roll-back […]

Stop Superbugs: Why branding matters when it comes to tackling a global health emergency

20th April 2020

There aren’t many more pressing threats to humanity than drug-resistant infections – or superbugs as they’re more commonly known. As it stands, they kill at least 700,000 people a year. That’s set to rise to 10 million every year in just a few decades, with the poorest people on Earth likely to be the hardest […]

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