About the TB Europe Coalition:

The TB Europe Coalition (TBEC) is an advocacy network of civil society stakeholders working within the TB response in the European Region. We share a commitment to raise awareness of tuberculosis (TB) and to increase the political will required to effectively control the disease throughout the World Health Organisation (WHO) Europe Region and worldwide.

Why focus on Tuberculosis in the European Region? 

TB is a preventable and curable disease. However, TB remains one of the top infectious disease killers in the world:

Drug-resistant TB is on the rise, and the European Region accounts for a significant portion of the global burden:

The European Union and its member states are key funders of TB programmes worldwide:

TBEC’s Objectives: 

Please visit this page to learn more about TBEC’s background, vision, mission, values and objectives.



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