We, the Heads of State/Government of the Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), People’s Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea, on the occasion of the ASEAN Plus Three Summit held in Singapore on 15 November 2018;

Reaffirm our commitments to the UN2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to fight malaria, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, hepatitis, the Ebola virus disease and other communicable diseases and epidemics, including addressing the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and neglected diseases affecting developing countries in particular; while reiterating that AMR challenges the sustainability and effectiveness of the public health responses to these and other diseases as well as gains in health and development and the attainment of the 2030 Agenda;

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