The Menzies School of Health Research (Menzies) has been awarded a Fleming Fund country grant to work with the Timor-Leste Ministry of Health (MoH) and Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF) on a One Health project to build capacity for surveillance of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and antimicrobial use (AMU) in the human and agriculture sectors in Timor-Leste. The Fleming Fund is a £265 million United Kingdom (UK) aid investment to tackle AMR in low- and middleincome countries around the world. The program is managed by the UK Department of Health andSocial Care, in partnership with Mott MacDonald, the Fleming Fund Grant Management Agent.
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