Stop TB Partnership

News Stories 2010

End-of-year statement from Dr Giuliano Gargioni, Executive Secretary a.i. of the Stop TB Partnership

17 December 2010

WHO endorses new rapid TB test

8 December 2010

The blue flask: a key feature of the TB epidemic in years gone by

6 December 2010

GlobalGiving Challenges World-Wide Tuberculosis Epidemic

22 November 2010

New report highlights urgent need to ensure access to simple, quality-assured TB medicines

16 November 2010

Stop TB Partnership and Kochon Foundation announce recipients of 2010 award for distinguished achievements in combating tuberculosis

12 November 2010

WHO issues 2010 Global Tuberculosis Control Report

11 November 2010

Winners of the Award for Excellence in Reporting on Tuberculosis and Images to Stop Tuberculosis Award announced in Berlin

11 November 2010

Stop TB Partnership warns of a temporary shortage of quality-assured Streptomycin

10 November 2010

TB REACH to launch a call for proposals for funding

1 November 2010

South African Minister of Health opens Stop TB Coordinating Board meeting in Johannesburg

14 Octber 2010

Activists hail the launch of the Global Plan to Stop TB 2011-2015

13 Octber 2010

Stop TB Partnership launches the Global Plan to Stop TB 2011-2015

13 Octber 2010

Goodwill Ambassador Craig David will donate a new, original song to the fight against TB

22 September 2010

Eli Lilly and Company Recognized with World Business and Development Award

22 September 2010

Aeras and Crucell launch vaccine trial in Kenya

22 September 2010

Craig David: live in New York

20 September 2010

Ramadan: a time of giving for national Stop TB partnerships in the Eastern Mediterranean

16 September 2010

Global Drug Facility and partners will scale up MDR-TB treatment with UNITAID funding

26 August 2010

TB/HIV in the spotlight at the International AIDS Conference

22 July 2010

Nairobi youths score a goal against TB and HIV

17 July 2010

Patient-centred approach is crucial to successfully confront TB/HIV epidemic in European region

16 July 2010

TB on the agenda at the World Cup

6 July 2010

James E. Connolly appointed President and CEO of the Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation

1 July 2010

Stop TB Partnership welcomes launch of parliamentary caucus on TB and HIV in Canada

23 June 2010

Craig David to his fans: Tuberculosis affects real people, real families, real communities

23 June 2010

Stop TB Partnership congratulates Lilly on its Global Business Coalition Award

16 June 2010

Stop TB Partnership announces third round of grants from the Challenge Facility for Civil Society

11 June 2010

Stop TB Partnership launches second in a series of six video clips featuring Goodwill Ambassador Craig David

9 June 2010

Cross-border barriers to TB treatment should be addressed urgently in Europe, experts say

8 June 2010

Stop TB Partnership launches videos featuring Goodwill Ambassador Craig David

2 June 2010

Boosted EXPAND-TB agreement will broaden access to MDR-TB diagnosis

28 May 2010

World Bank initiative expected to spur progress on TB diagnosis in East Africa

28 May 2010

William Bishai, Co-Chair of the Stop TB Partnership‘s Working Group for New Drugs, to head New TB-HIV Institute

26 May 2010

Novartis donates 250 000 TB treatments to the Stop TB Partnership

19 May 2010

Lancet series on tuberculosis praises achievements to date while calling for more commitment

19 May 2010

Figo visits Jordan: "I was amazed" by youth commitment

17 May 2010

Ministers and leaders of global health agencies gather in Geneva to develop unified advocacy strategy

14 May 2010

Global Drug Facility reaches 16.5 million mark for tuberculosis treatments

6 May 2010

TB REACH announces US$ 18.4 million in grants for innovation in tuberculosis case finding

5 May 2010

18th Stop TB Coordinating Board Meeting opens in Hanoi

4 May 2010

Warm reception in Jordan for UN Special Envoy and Luis Figo

30 April 2010

UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy to Stop TB and Stop TB Ambassador Luis Figo visiting Jordan

29 April 2010

UN Secretary-General highlights threat of tuberculosis at opening of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

19 April 2010

2010 Images to Stop Tuberculosis Photo Award now open for entries

15 April 2010

Stop TB Ambassador Anna Cataldi visits Iran

12 April 2010

MTV spot featuring Luis Figo honoured at international media festival

12 April 2010

Stop TB Ambassador Anna Cataldi visiting Pakistan

04 April 2010

Global Partners join forces to speed development of new TB drug combinations

29 March 2010

New initiative in London seeks to improve housing conditions to prevent TB transmission

24 March 2010

Pop star Craig David joins the fight against tuberculosis

24 March 2010

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message for World Tuberculosis Day

24 March 2010

Statement for World TB Day by Dr Marcos Espinal, Executive Secretary of the Stop TB Partnership

24 March 2010

UK Government announces grant to the Aeras Global TB Vaccine Foundation

23 March 2010

24-hour World TB Day music marathon begins at midnight, 24 March

23 March 2010

Drug-resistant tuberculosis now at record levels

18 March 2010

TB Alliance and Global Partners Join Forces to Speed Development of New TB Drug

18 March 2010

Global Fund releases its 2010 results report

08 March 2010

Massive good can come from new on-line campaign

04 March 2010

Craig in South Africa, March 2010: Highlights

03 March 2010

ToBe Continued... - An initiative of the Global Health Incubator, Topolò, Italy

February 2010

World Bank Independent Evaluation Group does programme review of the Stop TB Partnership

17 February 2010

Sub-national Partnership to Stop TB launched in Kandahar, Afghanistan

09 February 2010

Institut Mérieux to support TB vaccine research

26 January 2010

Stop TB Partnership launches new initiative to help countries increase TB case detection

25 January 2010

James Nachtwey exhibit on TB opening in New York

18 January 2010

Independent charity evaluator gives Stop TB Partnership top rating

07 January 2010