54 results for TB
Meetings & Events

USAID's Global Accelerator to End TB

26 Sep 2018

To urgently translate commitments into action, USAID Administrator Green will host a UNHLM side-event entitled, "USAID's Global Accelerator to End TB." This event will discuss how to accelerate action towards enrolling 40 million patients

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A special UN General Assembly virtual side event to review progress towards reaching global TB targets, advance multisectoral action & accountability, and discuss preparations for the 2023 UN High Level Meeting on TB.

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Michel Kazatchkine, Executive Director, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria

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United Nations, 5 October 2010- Donor countries, private foundations, corporations and individuals meeting at the United Nations have pledged over $11.5 billion in new funding over the next three years for the global partnership to fight three kille

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Without additional funding in the battle against tuberculosis for research, improved prevention, early diagnosis and treatment, some 8 million people will die from what is largely a curable disease between now and 2015, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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Remarks by Amina Mohammed (Deputy Secretary-General) at the event untitled " Progress and Multisectoral Action towards Achieving Global Targets to End TB".

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Ambassador Eric Goosby, Dr. Madhukar Pai, Nandita Venkatesan, and Dr. Ren Minghui participated in a panel discussion on "Fight to End TB".

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World Tuberculosis Day is being commemorated on 24 March 2016 under the theme Unite to End TB. TB is a leading infectious disease killer alongside HIV/AIDS, it kills an estimated 1.5 million people each year. Ending TB by 2030 is a target of the new

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News & Features

World Tuberculosis Day 2018

23 Mar 2018

Each year we commemorate World TB Day on March 24 to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic consequences of tuberculosis (TB) and to step up efforts to end the global TB epidemic. The date marks the day in 1882 when

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An interview with Dr. Adrian Thomas and Dr. Tereza Kasaeva on the topic of "Private Sector Engagement on TB Solutions".

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