World Health Organization
Korea, Democratic People's Republic of


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Madame Secretary General, Honourable Secretariat, Distinguished Delegates

Nowadays drug resistance is becoming more and more significant threat for worldwide health, incurring tremendous healthcare and research costs. The most important factor leading to the emergence of resistant pathogenic organisms like bacteria is overuse or misuse of antibiotics. Reason for that is the lack of knowledge with regard to antibiotic use. Both general public and physicians are often unaware of th...