Submit TB & HIV/TB research for late-breakers by 31 July 2015

Two late-breaker sessions will be held at the 46th World Conference on Lung Health in Cape Town on 2-6 December 2015. Researchers are invited to submit abstracts for these sessions by 31 July 2015, following the guidelines provided.

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Nominations of people from TB and TB/HIV civil society and community organizations needed for Buenos Aires Global Fund Partnership Forum

The Forum will be held 3-4 September 2015. The call is for nominations from local, regional and international civil society and community organizations and networks from countries in Latin America and the Caribbean and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The deadline for submissions is 15 July 2015.

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The need to accelerate access to new drugs for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

There needs to be a major scale-up of treatment for MDR tuberculosis that matches the scale-ups that have already been achieved in treatments for HIV and drug-susceptible tuberculosis.

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Achieving systemic and scalable private sector engagement in tuberculosis care and prevention in Asia

TB is one of the first health arenas in which the issue of private-provider involvement in long-term care is being tackled seriously in low-income countries. The article outlines the current and newer approaches being taken — and the opportunities for more systemic and scalable efforts to engaging private-sector providers in TB control and beyond.

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Global Plan to Stop TB: Second regional consultation in Bangkok – innovate in engaging communities and private sector to achieve the 90-(90)-90 targets

The participants at the regional consultation in Bangkok discussed the need to evolve and change the way in which we work if we really want to End TB – by introducing new thinking, innovations, approaches and ensuring that all interventions include a patient-centered approach.

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Stop TB Partnership extends call for 2015 Kochon Prize: French, Spanish, Russian versions now online

The Stop TB Partnership Secretariat is pleased to extend the closing date of this year's Kochon Prize call for nomination until Friday, 24 July.

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MSF launches global campaign urging India to protect access to affordable medicines

Millions of people in developing countries could be affected if India caves in to pressure.

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Stop TB Partnership launches 2-month online consultation for the Global Plan to Stop TB 2016-2020

The consultation process is open to everyone to share information, ideas and experiences, and, will run from 10 June to 10 August 2015.

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Intensifying action against latent tuberculosis infection

If 8% of persons with latent tuberculosis could be permanently protected each year, the global TB incidence in 2050 would be 14 times lower as the incidence in 2013, with no other intervention needed.

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"Unrecognized Heroes Working in TB": Stop TB Partnership announces call for 2015 Kochon Prize

This year, the Kochon Foundation Prize is ensuring that we recognize the great heroes who go above and beyond each day – the countless people (health workers, community workers and volunteers) who have made an enormous impact by saving lives.

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