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Political Declaration on TB ready for approval at the UN High-Level Meeting on TB

WHO’s Rapid Communication

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Strategic Initiative to Find Missing People with TB

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26 days to 26 September

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15 September - Political Declaration on TB ready for approval...Political Declaration on TB ready for approval at the UN High-Level Meeting on TB
The Political Declaration on the Fight against Tuberculosis (TB) which will be endorsed at the UN High-Level Meeting on TB was made public in New York, following the conclusion of a second silence procedure period.

31 August - 26 days to 26 September26 days to 26 September
Together let’s secure Heads of State participation at the UN HLM on TB

31 August - Kochon Prize Deadline extended to 7 September 2018Kochon Prize Deadline extended to 7 September 2018
Stop TB Partnership is extending the deadline for the 2018 Kochon Prize Call for nominations to 7 September 2018.

31 August - Highlights of GDF Mission to Malawi, August 2018Highlights of GDF Mission to Malawi, August 2018
The Stop TB Partnership/ Global Drug Facility (STB/GDF) together with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Green Light Committee (GLC) conducted a joint Technical Assistance (TA) mission to Malawi on 13th - 23rd August, 2018.

30 August - TB REACH boosts ability of grantees to successfully...TB REACH boosts ability of grantees to successfully measure impact of projects
More than 140 people from over 30 countries representing 50 different projects gathered in Bangkok, Thailand from 27 to 30 August in the largest grantee event the Stop TB Partnership’s TB REACH initiative organized to date.

22 August - WHO’s Rapid Communication on Treatment of Multidrug- and...WHO’s Rapid Communication on Treatment of Multidrug- and Rifampicin-Resistant Tuberculosis
The Stop TB Partnership welcomes the World Health Organization’s (WHO) release of a Rapid Communication: Key changes to the treatment of multidrug- and rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis (MDR/RR-TB).

20 August - Strategic Initiative to Find Missing People with TB launches...Strategic Initiative to Find Missing People with TB launches the online platform to boost information and knowledge exchange and monitor progress
Stop TB Partnership launched today a new online and interactive platform as part of the Strategic Initiative to Find the Missing People with Tuberculosis (TB).

10 August - A human rights-based approach to TB must be accessible to allA human rights-based approach to TB must be accessible to all
Human rights advocates, judges, TB survivors, medical practitioners, public health experts and technical partners met in Mombasa, Kenya on 9 and 10 August to make an overall assessment of the progress made under the Nairobi Strategy and strategize around next steps.

03 August - Obituary - Professor Denny MitchisonObituary - Professor Denny Mitchison
It is with great sadness that I report the death of Professor Denis Anthony Mitchison CMG with whom I had the privilege of working for several decades.

02 August - The Stop TB Partnership announces Call for the 2018 Kochon...The Stop TB Partnership announces Call for the 2018 Kochon Prize Nominations for Political Leaders fighting to End TB!
Stop TB Partnership is pleased to announce the Call for the 2018 Kochon Prize. This year, we are aligned with the United Nations High Level Meeting (UNHLM) on TB and the 2018 Kochon Prize will therefore be awarded to the political leaders who are reinvigorating, driving change, and taking bold actions to End TB. Their commitment, level of engagement and perseverance to fight TB is changing the world and the lives of people suffering from this deadly disease.

27 July - Zero TB Initiative meets in Dubai to discuss comprehensive...Zero TB Initiative meets in Dubai to discuss comprehensive strategies to eliminate TB: One Community at a Time
Over 90 physicians, implementers, and researchers from 25 countries gathered in Dubai, UAE to discuss implementation strategies for an integrated approach to finding and treating both TB disease and TB infection.

27 July - Republic of Korea shows great leadership towards ending TBRepublic of Korea shows great leadership towards ending TB
International Forum "Political Actions in the Global Fight to End TB" for the establishment of Korea TB Caucus and UNHLM on TB held in Seoul

26 July - ACT NOW! 60 DAYS REMAINING TO PUSH FOR AN IMPACTFUL UN HLM ON TB...ACT NOW! 60 DAYS REMAINING TO PUSH FOR AN IMPACTFUL UN HLM ON TB --- Each one of you is needed to make the unprecedented push to End TB
Only 60 days are left till the first-ever UN High-Level Meeting (HLM) on TB, which will bring together Heads of State and governments in New York on 26 September 2018.

24 July - The Stop TB Partnership Board announces Ministers of Health...The Stop TB Partnership Board announces Ministers of Health of Nigeria and Kazakhstan and Private Sector representative as new Board Members
Minister of Health of Nigeria, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and Minister of Health of Kazakhstan, Dr. Elzhan A. Birtanov, will represent Countries Affected by TB in the Stop TB Partnership’s Board.

23 July - South Africa ensures reduction of prices for Bedaquiline to...South Africa ensures reduction of prices for Bedaquiline to benefit the world
The Minister of Health of South Africa and Chair of the Stop TB Partnership Board, His Excellency Aaron Motsoaledi delivered a strong and passionate closing note at the pre-conference TB2018 of the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018) that was organized by the International AIDS Society (IAS) with the Stop TB Partnership and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

20 July - BRICS Ministers of Health Discussed the Participation of their...BRICS Ministers of Health Discussed the Participation of their Heads of State at the UN High-Level Meeting on TB in September
Health Ministers of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) met this morning in Durban for their 8th Annual Summit.

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