Advocates At U.N. Hearing Call For More Political Will To End TB

IDSA’s “Science Speaks”: Tuberculosis advocates demand accelerated global response at United Nations
Rabita Aziz, writer at “Science Speaks” and senior global health policy specialist at IDSA, discusses the recent civil society hearing of the U.N. High-Level Meeting on Ending TB, scheduled for September 26. Aziz notes, “Advocates agreed … that the biggest challenge isn’t a scientific or medical one — it’s a lack of political will to tackle the world’s biggest infectious disease killer” (6/6).