Stop TB Partnership

Stop TB Partnership Coordinating Board meeting

27 April 2005 -- The 8th Stop TB Partnership Coordinating Board Meeting will take place in Addis Ababa from 3-4 May, immediately following a meeting of the Steering Committee for the Second Global Plan to Stop TB 2006 - 2015 on 2 May 2005 -- . Hosted by the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, the Board meeting will address among other issues the global TB targets and the MDGs in Africa, the Second Global Plan and an international standard of TB care. It will also nominate a committee for the upcoming election of a new Coordinating Board chair. A press conference will be held on 4 May at the lunch break.