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Watch in replay the Interactive Civil Society Hearing here.

Interactive Civil Society Hearing Program.

Click here to see the list of accredited organizations.

Interactive CS Hearing Registration

Registration for the interactive civil society hearing in preparation for the UN General Assembly high-level meeting on tuberculosis is now open to all organizations which have received special accreditation and to NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC. Please click here for the official list of accredited organizations and here for the list of organizations in consultative status with ECOSOC.

Please note, the deadline for registration is midnight (New York time) on 22 May. To register, please access the event website here.

Previous Updates

Read our March 2018 update on progress towards the UN High-Level meeting here.

On 28 February 2018 the United Nations General Assembly has formally adopted the UN High-Level Meeting (HLM) on TB Modalities Resolution which sets out the dates, length, agenda and other key details for the HLM. The final resolution can be viewed by clicking here.

Read our November 2017 update on progress towards the UN High-Level meeting here.

Read our June 2017 update on progress towards the UN High-Level Meeting here.

UN High-Level Meeting Coordinating Group

In May 2017, the Stop TB Partnership Coordinating Board recommended the establishment a Coordinating Group for the UN High-Level Meeting on TB to facilitate coordination and information sharing across stakeholders. The Coordinating Group has monthly calls and the membership includes:

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Global Affairs Canada, Global TB Caucus, International Civil Society Support (ICSS), RESULTS, South Africa, Stop TB Partnership, USAID, The Union, Office of the UN Special Envoy for TB, World Health Organization, Constituencies and Communities Representatives on the Stop TB Partnership Board.

Secretariat: Stop TB Partnership (contact email: unhlm@stoptb.org)

The Coordinating Group established the following HLM work tracks in order to advance the various areas of work and utilize the expertise of various stakeholders.

Work Track 1: New York and UN Missions Engagement (co-facilitators: Jane Coyne, Office of the UN Special Envoy on TB & Sarah Kirk, Global TB Caucus)

Work Track 2: Modalities Paper and Resolution (facilitator: Diana Weil, World Health Organization)

Work Track 3: Content for Political Declaration and Accountability Mechanism (facilitator: Paula Fujiwara, The Union). Accountability Mechanism sub track (Aaron Oxley, RESULTS UK)

Work Track 4: In country Political Advocacy (facilitator: Greg Paton, Stop TB Partnership)

Work Track 5: PR and Communications (facilitator: Unjela Kaleem, Stop TB Partnership)

Work Track 6: Affected Communities and Civil Society (co-facilitators: Katy Kydd Wright, ICSS & Meaghan Derynck, ICSS) Contact email: Meaghan Derynck, md@icssupport.org

Work Track 7: Private Sector (facilitator: Jacqueline Huh, Stop TB Partnership)