The GRIP Declaration

The Global Respiratory Infection Partnership Declaration

"We, the Global Respiratory Infection Partnership, recognising the imminent onset of the post-antibiotic era and taking full cognisance of the declining numbers of new antibiotics in development hereby commit to:"

  • Consistent, sustainable evidence-based advocacy and intervention for rational antibiotic use and antimicrobial stewardship

  • Formulating a framework for non-antibiotic treatment options for respiratory tract infections, such as sore throat, common colds, influenza and cough

  • Facilitating multi-stakeholder commitment to antibiotic stewardship and rational antibiotic use."