UK - Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)
Fleming Fund - Commonwealth Partnerships for Antimicrobial Stewardship Scheme
Project Data Last Updated: 24/04/2021
IATI Identifier: GB-GOV-10-FF_CWPAMS
Projects funded through the Fleming Fund will benefit people in low- and middle-income countries, where the burden of drug resistant infection is greaterDescription
The project aims to 1. Develop partnerships between NHS Trusts (hospitals) and clinics/hospitals in low- and middle-income commonwealth countries. 2. Share UK expertise abroad as well as bring skills and knowledge back to NHS Trusts. 3. Create focused partnerships on the theme of AMR, that includes activity on; Antimicrobial stewardship, including surveillance (AMS); Infection prevention control and Antimicrobial pharmacy expertise and capacity; and 4. More generally improve the knowledge, skills and empowerment of healthcare professionals and pharmacists in partner institutions. Improving the healthcare workforce to ultimately contribute to a strengthened health system.Description
A partnership programme to improve antimicrobial stewardship across Zambia, Tanzania, Ghana and Uganda. The partnerships leverage the expertise of UK health institutions and technical experts to strengthen the capacity of the national health workforce and institutions to address predefined antimicrobial resistance (AMR) challenges.
Sectors groups as a percentage of country budgets according to the Development Assistance Committee's classifications.
A comparison across six financial years of forecast spend and the total amount of money spent on the project to date.