WHO’s New TB Strategy Seeks International Support To End Global TB Epidemic
VOA News: WHO Rolls Out New Strategy to Wipe Out TB
“As countries mark World TB Day on March 24, the World Health Organization (WHO) is rolling out a new strategy to end the global tuberculosis epidemic, calling for worldwide support to wipe out the disease over the next 20 years. Two previous strategies have cleared the way for this latest and most ambitious plan. WHO is convinced its current strategy, called End TB, has a good chance of working because of the success of the DOTS TB treatment and the Stop TB strategies that were rolled out earlier…” (Schlein, 3/23).