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An informal advocacy alliance that shares a commitment to raising awareness of tuberculosis and to increasing the political will to control the disease throughout the WHO Europe Region and worldwide.
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Mapping Civil Society in Europe and Central Asia

To find out about civil society organisations that are working near you then just go to our civil society map. Here you will find information and contact details of civil society organisations or community actors working in TB or in related areas such as HIV or harm reduction. If you
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Membership: Membership is open to all individuals within the WHO European Region who act as advocates for action and resources to counteract the TB epidemic. Advocates are normally associated with a civil society organisation. ‘Civil society’ is broadly interpreted so that most are likely to come from non-governmental organisations (NGOs), but people
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Background The TB Europe Coalition (TBEC) is an advocacy network that brings together civil society representatives (individuals and organisations) across the World Health Organization (WHO) European Region, in order to strengthen the role of civil society within the regional response to Tuberculosis (TB), to raise awareness of the disease, and to
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Tuberculosis Wolfheze Workshops Kicking Off Next Week

Tuberculosis Wolfheze Workshops Kicking Off Next Week

The 17th Wolfheze Workshops is jointly organized by the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe (WHO/Europe), the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation on 27 May – 29 May 2015, in Hague, the Netherlands
The Wolfheze movement dates back to 1990 when the first Regional meeting on TB control […]

TB Europe Coalition holds first ever Member General Assembly

TB Europe Coalition holds first ever Member General Assembly

This week, the TB Europe Coalition hosted our first ever member-wide General Assembly. The General Assembly, held virtually, was an opportunity to share and discuss the TB Europe Coalition’s development and recent activities with the broader TBEC membership in order to foster greater participation in the network.Specifically, the call presented an opportunity to review recent TBEC […]

Contribute to the development of the Global Fund 2017-2021 Strategy - Our Region Needs Your Voice!

Contribute to the development of the Global Fund 2017-2021 Strategy – Our Region Needs Your Voice!

In order to be best prepared for future challenges and opportunities of a rapidly shifting landscape in global health and development, the Global Fund has started the process of developing its new 2017-2021 Strategy. This new Strategy is expected to be adopted by the Board of the Global Fund in spring 2016. As the development […]

Public consultation on the European Neighboorhood Policy: TBEC calls for greater emphasis on health

Public consultation on the European Neighboorhood Policy: TBEC calls for greater emphasis on health

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on its next European Neighboorhood Policy. The TB Europe Coalition answers suggesting greater focus be placed on health at the political level. The consultation is open until 30 June. You can submit your contributions by chosing to answer some or all of the questions. All information can be […]

TB Europe Coalition meets and trains TB civil society and communities in Tajikistan

TB Europe Coalition meets and trains TB civil society and communities in Tajikistan

From 15 to 19 April 2015, members of the TBEC Steering Committee visited Tajikistan in order to meet with key stakeholders working on Tuberculosis (TB) and build the advocacy capacity of civil society and communities. This was the first TBEC visit in Central Asia and was facilitated by the recently created STOP TB Partnership Tajikistan […]

The TB Europe Coalition Visit to Belarus

The TB Europe Coalition Visit to Belarus

As part of a TB Europe Coalition (TBEC) series of field visit, three members of TBEC visited Belarus in November 2014.
These visits have been to countries in the WHO European Region with a high burden of multidrug-resistant TB. To date TBEC has visited Moldova, Ukraine, Romania, Bulgaria, Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus and […]

Обмен предложениями и мнениями относительно нового Плана действий по борьбе с ТБ для Европейского региона ВОЗ на 2016–2020 гг.

Обмен предложениями и мнениями относительно нового Плана действий по борьбе с ТБ для Европейского региона ВОЗ на 2016–2020 гг.

Комплексный план действий по профилактике и борьбе с туберкулезом с множественной и широкой лекарственной устойчивостью в Европейском регионе ВОЗ на 2011–2015 гг. был утвержден на шестьдесят первой сессии Европейского регионального комитета ВОЗ в Баку, Азербайджан, в сентябре 2011 г. Этот План предусматривает проведение государствами-членами при поддержке со стороны Европейского регионального бюро ВОЗ и партнеров ряда мероприятий по […]

Public consultation of new TB Action Plan for the WHO European Region 2016-2020

Public consultation of new TB Action Plan for the WHO European Region 2016-2020

The Consolidated Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Multidrug- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in the WHO European Region, 2011–2015 was endorsed by the sixty-first session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in Baku, Azerbaijan, in September 2011. This Plan considers a number of activities in seven areas of intervention to be undertaken by Member States, with assistance from […]

Azerbaijan Brings Quality Tuberculosis Care to Prisons

Azerbaijan Brings Quality Tuberculosis Care to Prisons

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), tuberculosis (TB) is a major public health problem in many prisons and infection rates are often more than 10 times higher than in the general population. Frequently overcrowded and poorly ventilated, many prisons also lack early detection and sound treatment programmes to combat the disease.
However, in Azerbaijan—a country […]

UNDP launched its new handbook on legal empowerment of people living with or at risk of HIV

UNDP launched its new handbook on legal empowerment of people living with or at risk of HIV

UNDP has officially launched its new publication a step-by step handbook “Know Your Rights, Use Your Laws” on legal empowerment of people living with or at risk of HIV, their close ones and service providers.
According to UNDP, this is not a book for lawyers. It is written for ordinary people who encounter rights violation in […]

Заявление Организаций Гражданского Общества - Министерская  Конференция в Риге

Заявление Организаций Гражданского Общества – Министерская Конференция в Риге

По  завершению сегодняшней Министерской конференции по борьбе с ТБ и МЛУ ТБ  в Риге, организации гражданского общества сделали следующее заявление:
Глубокоуважаемые министры, дамы и господа, коллеги и друзья. От имени Европейской коалиции по борьбе с туберкулезом, региональной сети организаций гражданского общества, представителей сообществ и правозащитников, всех тех, кто хочет увидеть конец страданиям и смертям от туберкулеза […]

Upcoming Events

  1. Wolfheze Workshops 2015

    May 27 - May 29
  2. TBEC Uzbekistan Country Visit

    July 28 @ 8:00 am - August 9 @ 5:00 pm
  3. The Union World Conference on Lung Health

    December 2 @ 8:00 am - December 6 @ 5:00 pm
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