Stop TB Partnership, Global Fund Sign Collaboration Agreement To Find, Treat Missing TB Cases

Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: Stop TB and Global Fund Deepen Cooperation to Find Missing Cases of TB
“The Stop TB Partnership and the Global Fund [on Monday] signed a new collaboration agreement to contribute towards the goal of finding and treating an additional 1.5 million people with tuberculosis who are currently missed by health systems. Under the TB Strategic Initiative, the Stop TB Partnership will work with national TB programs and partners in 13 countries, providing technical support through a combination of innovative approaches and best practices to remove barriers to accessing TB services, with a particular focus on key populations and vulnerable groups…” (12/18).