2017 year in review
Jan. 10, 2018, 7:26 p.m.
The WHO Global TB Program, the Stop TB Partnership and The Union released publications highlighting the major achievements in the global TB response in 2017.
- The World Health Organization (WHO) Global TB Program released a newsletter highlighting the overall progress in the global TB response in 2017. To read the newsletter, click here. A year-end greeting from the newly appointed Director of the WHO Global TB Program - Dr Tereza Kasaeva can be accessed here.
- Dr Lucica Ditiu, Executive Director of the Stop TB Partnership, sent a message acknowledging the thousands of people working to make the world TB free. "My message is rather simple: thank you for the hard work and dedication so far and let’s make 2018 the historical year of CHANGE in TB!" To read the message, click here.
- The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) released a publication highlighting some of The Union's key moments from 2017. To read the article, click here. A message for the year ahead from José Luis Castro, Executive Director of The Union, can be accessed here. "We must work together and redouble our efforts to make 2018 a year of major progress in global health."