• Drug resistance in people and animals may push millions into poverty – World Bank

    Drug resistance in people and animals may push millions into poverty – World Bank

    It was gathered that the World Bank has warned that if the drug-resistant infections in people and animals are allowed to spread unchecked, some 28 million people would fall into poverty by 2050.

    The Bank said in a report released on Tuesday ahead of a high-level meeting on the issue at the UN in New York that a century of progress in health would be reversed.

    It said that by 2050, annual global GDP would fall by at least 1.1 per cent, […]