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In three years over 44,000 labor migrants in Kazakhstan were examined for Tuberculosis with the assistance of the international organization Project HOPE

In three years over 44,000 labor migrants in Kazakhstan were examined for Tuberculosis with the assistance of the international organization Project HOPE

April 16, Almaty. A round table summarizing results of the Program “Addressing Cross-border Control and Treatment of TB, MDR-TB and TB/HIV among Labor Migrants” was held in Almaty on April 16. The international organization Project HOPE implemented the Program in Kazakhstan from 2014 to 2017 through the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria […]

Religious communities in Tajikistan are now actively engaged in the delivery of TB care

Religious communities in Tajikistan are now actively engaged in the delivery of TB care

Last year, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed in Tajikistan between the Committee on Religious Affairs, Regulation of National Traditions, Celebrations and Ceremonies under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan (hereinafter – the Committee) and the TB-REP project grantee representing the civil society – Republican Public Organization “Young Generation of Tajikistan” managing the Secretariat […]

Civil society letter to the Health Commissioner ahead of the World TB Day

Civil society letter to the Health Commissioner ahead of the World TB Day

TB Europe Coalition has initiated the preparation of a civil society and communities letter to the Health Commissioner of the European Union ahead of the World TB Day on March 24th. The letter, supported by 41 civil society organisations from all over the world, calls on the Commissioner to attend the first ever UN High […]

TBEC Board elections - call for nominations

TBEC Board elections – call for nominations

TB Europe Coalition (TBEC) is very excited to call its first (online) elections of TBEC Board.
WHY AN ELECTION? As you may know, TBEC recently became a legal entity, registered in the Netherlands.  TBEC believes civil society to be the key in driving TB response in the region, and aims to ensure active and direct participation of its […]

Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free World. You Can Make History

Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free World. You Can Make History

From the 24th of February through to the 24th of March, 2018, a month’s campaign against tuberculosis was held in Almaty under the slogan “Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free World. You Can Make History”.
On the World TB Day, the most important task consists in reaching out to all the people of Earth with the message […]

Performances of the Forum Theater raise the level of TB awareness and tolerance to people with TB by one third

Performances of the Forum Theater raise the level of TB awareness and tolerance to people with TB by one third

During 9 months, from June 2017 to February 2018, project partner in Belarus – Public Association “Defeat Tuberculosis Together” – assessed the impact of preventive interventions using the Forum Theater approach on the level of tuberculosis awareness and tolerance towards people affected by the disease.
The assessment was carried out by engaging the audience who filled […]

The Best Outpatient Sites Providing TB Care in Georgia Selected

The Best Outpatient Sites Providing TB Care in Georgia Selected

Willingness of the primary health care facilities to provide quality services to people with tuberculosis is the key to successful implementation of the people-centered TB care.

Combining the mechanisms to monitor service quality and to reward clinics for their performance is a good incentive for the physicians to be responsive to the patients’ needs and to […]

Estonian Presidency of the EU hosts meeting on TB and HIV sustainability

Estonian Presidency of the EU hosts meeting on TB and HIV sustainability

On 12-13 December, 100 participants from TB and HIV programmes in EU member states and neighbouring countries met in Tallinn, Estonia at an event organized by the Ministry of Social Affairs and National Institute for Health Development from Estonia, WHO European Region, UNAIDS and the Global Fund. The participants, panellists and speakers discussed challenges and […]

Brochure "You and Tuberculosis" is out!

Brochure “You and Tuberculosis” is out!

The brochure “You and Tuberculosis” was edited by TBPeople and took more than a year to complete. The goal of the brochure is to explain in an easy and digestible way what the TB diagnosis means and to debunk the many myths surrounding the disease. The fact that the brochure was written by people who […]

USAID and the Tajikistan Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population Hold National Workshop on Patient-Centered Approaches in Tuberculosis Care

USAID and the Tajikistan Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population Hold National Workshop on Patient-Centered Approaches in Tuberculosis Care

Dushanbe, Tajikistan February 22-23, 2018 – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Republic of Tajikistan’s Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population held a National Workshop on “Patient-Centered Approaches in Tuberculosis (TB) Care in Tajikistan.” The two-day workshop provided a forum for nearly 100 leading national and international TB […]

How Digital Health is helping to end TB

How Digital Health is helping to end TB

It is still early days, but we are already able to celebrate several wonderful successes achieved by KNCV’s Digital Health team once again confirming the essential role of digital health within global TB control.
Keeping track
This week saw the announcement of a prototype case management platform which has been developed for patients with drug-resistant tuberculosis and […]

Project HOPE Makes a Difference in the Lives of Little Patients with TB in Tajikistan

Project HOPE Makes a Difference in the Lives of Little Patients with TB in Tajikistan

If you meet Nigora Karimova* today, you may find it hard to believe that this adorable 8-year-old with beautiful eyes and a cute ponytail is a tuberculosis (TB) patient. Little Nigora has been hospitalized at Tajikistan’s National Center of Lung Diseases, Tuberculosis and Thoracic Surgery in Machiton near the country’s capital since the summer 2017 […]