Stop TB Partnership

News From Our Partners 2013

One child dying from tuberculosis is one too many

06 December 2013

Call for applications to serve as members on the Global Drug-resistant TB Initiative (GDI) Core Group during 2014-2015

03 December 2013

Red Ribbon Award - Nominations now open to honour and promote community leadership and action on AIDS

01 December 2013

EU invests €8.5 million in the fight against poverty related diseases

19 November 2013

First results of tuberculosis vaccine candidate MTBVAC encouraging: says TuBerculosis Vaccine Initiative (TBVI)

15 November 2013

Smartphone based educational videos for TB patients

12 November 2013

Ramping up rifamycins to shorten TB treatment

12 November 2013

REACH Lilly MDR-TB Partnership Media Fellowship training programme

11 November 2013

TB Alert wins Public Health England award

11 November 2013

Making sense out of sequencing data

11 November 2013

Innovative prison TB/HIV programme goes behind bars, and beyond them, to stop TB

11 November 2013

SSI and Aeras announce initiation of Phase I/IIa clinical trial for TB vaccine candidate

08 November 2013

Japanese fund to invest in promising technology against malaria, TB and Chagas Disease

08 November 2013

Japanese companies collaborate for joint development of new TB vaccines

08 November 2013

Community participation in the management of TB cases: The Plan Senegal R10 GF Project experience and results

05 November 2013

ExTBCam: an open-source solution for laboratory TB data management in Cameroon

05 November 2013

From MDR-TB to E-cigarettes, The Union World Conference tackled challenges to lung health

02 November 2013

Furthering the science of community engagement

02 November 2013

MSF: First new TB drug in fifty years risks being squandered without better research and pricing strategies

30 October 2013

Pakistan prevalence survey report released

10 September 2013

ARCHIVE works to stop TB in Haiti through housing design project

24 August 2013

New ARASA toolkit on integrated TB/HIV activities in the works

23 August 2013

Riders for health expands partnership with The Union on TB test sample transport

23 August 2013

International Community Of Women Living with HIV Eastern Africa conducts capacity building workshop On TB and TB/HIV

13 August 2013

Calcutta Rescue begins awareness raising activities

13 August 2013

USAID South Africa TB programme recognizes patients completing treatment for MDR-TB

08 August 2013

Meeting of TB coordinators in Brazil provides opportunity to review national progress

07 August 2013

Treatment Action Group criticizes European regulator’s decision to deny marketing approval for new TB drug

26 July 2013

WHO reviews the national tuberculosis control programme in Tajikistan

24 July 2013

Sequella acquires worldwide rights for TB drug in development

17 July 2013

Workshop seeks to improving management of drug-resistant TB among children in Bangladesh

15 July 2013

Uganda’s Supra-National Reference Laboratory inaugurated

11 July 2013

Dutch Parliament supports motion to include TB in government policy on sexual and reproductive health and rights and HIV/AIDS

25 June 2013

Applications open for J2J Lung Health Media Training 2013

24 June 2013

Catharina Boehme appointed Chief Executive of FIND

21 June 2013

Photography project captures complexity of TB patient’s experiences

21 June 2013

UNITAID funding cycle starts with call for letters of intent

04 June 2013

Stop TB Partnership Forum Indonesia holds kick off meeting

30 May 2013

New investments needed to advance progress on AIDS, TB and malaria in Africa

25 May 2013

Wendy Darby appointed Chief Executive of Target Tuberculosis

23 May 2013

Mine workers gain a voice in Swaziland Country Coordinating Mechanism

23 May 2013

Union announces HIV/TB late-breaker session at world conference

22 May 2013

Clinical trial of nine-month treatment for drug-resistant TB begins

22 May 2013

Mobile phones promise better TB care for Indian tribal district

22 May 2013

Partners in Health launch initiative to ‘seek and treat’ drug-resistant TB in Russia

21 May 2013

UK Parliamentary Group launches report on drug-resistant TB

17 April 2013

Advocacy coalition calls on European citizens to support declaration on drug-resistant TB

15 April 2013

Regional workshop focusses on progress in tackling TB/HIV in Africa

12 April 2013

International consortium to investigate the interactions between TB and diabetes

10 April 2013

Mark Dybul discusses Global Fund replenishment with Dutch NGOs

05 April 2013

Lilly MDR-TB Partnership launches collaboration with Chinese Tuberculosis Society

30 March 2013

TB CARE I publishes comprehensive materials guide

25 March 2013

Guidance on managing drug-resistant TB now available as application for tablet computers

24 March 2013

UNION appoints new Vice Chair of HIV Section

22 March 2013

FIND and TDR agree to expand access to TB specimens

20 March 2013

Nursing project to provide evidence for the adoption of best practice

20 March 2013

KNCV welcomes price reduction for second-line TB drugs

14 March 2013

TAG publishes advocates guide to bedaquiline, new collection of childhood TB stories

12 March 2013

New email group for TB patients and survivors

15 February 2013

Jim Connolly steps down as President and CEO of Aeras

31 January 2013

Deadline for Indian Journalism award approaches

30 January 2013

Former patients help PASADA carry out TB/HIV activities

30 January 2013

Azerbaijan shares best practice on TB in prisons

30 January 2013

CORE Group handbook shows how civil society organizations can contribute to the fight against TB

18 January 2013

BD's Gary Cohen to serve as chief executive for GBC Health and MDG Health Alliance

17 January 2013

TBVI opens call for applications for vaccine evaluations

15 January 2013

New funding for two vaccine candidates

14 January 2013