The Stop TB Partnership Newsletter - August 2018
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140 people from 50 TB REACH grantees worked for a week to strengthen impact measurement of their TB projects.

Stop TB Partnership’s TB REACH initiative organized the largest grantee event to date in Bangkok. Read more here

The human rights-based TB response must be accessible to all.

Human rights advocates, judges, TB survivors, medical practitioners, public health experts and technical partners meet in Mombasa. Find out more here

TB Innovation Summit - “Our Journey to End TB Begins Now"
23 September – New York, U.S.

“Our Night With The Stars” 

Gala Dinner to Celebrate the TB Champions: Celebrities and TB Survivors
25 September

Committing to End TB in Children, Adolescents
and Families
24 September - New York, U.S.

UN High-Level Meeting on TB
26 September - UN HQ, New York, U.S.

3rd International Conference on Integrated Tuberculosis Control in Central Asia
13-14 September,  Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Global Drug Facility Missions:

Technical Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo
10- 19 September

Technical Mission to Somalia
10-21 September

Technical Assistance Mission to Cameroon
21-31 September

Technical Mission to Uzbekistan
17-21 September

Technical Mission to Afghanistan
24 September - 5 October
3rd Sherpa meeting (G20)
8-9 September – Mendoza, Aregentina

World Economic Forum on ASEAN
11-13 September – Ha Noi, Viet Nam

United Nations General Assembly
Opening on 18 September - UN HQ, New York, U.S.

Click to check the UNGA Guide 2018, powered by Global Health Strategies.


Less than a month is left until the UN High-Level Meeting on TB. Many Heads of State have committed to attending this historic meeting. But we need many more.

The TB Community in Pakistan and Brazil are pushing very hard to secure their political leadership attends the UN HLM on TB.

Did you reach out to your Head of State?

Let’s flood Twitter and Facebook with bold messages to help Heads of State take the right decision. Join the action here.


In the lead-up to the UN High-Level Meeting on TB, the Stop TB Partnership, Johnson & Johnson, United Nations Foundation, Global Fund, and the World Economic Forum will co-host a TB Innovation Summit on Sunday, 23 September 2018 in New York City.
Read more 

Stop TB Partnership’s Global Drug Facility provides regular technical assistance to countries and support to National TB Programs in managing procurement.

here about the country missions that took place in the past month.

Podcasts & Videos:
In Memoriam
“It is my aspiration that health finally will be seen not as a blessing to be wished for, but as a human right to be fought for.”
Kofi Annan
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