• 23/02/2017

    Behind the Scenes at MDR-TB Enrollment in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

    Since the end of last year, KNCV and partners have been enrolling patients with multi-drug resistant-TB (MDR-TB) in…

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  • 17/02/2017

    The End of an Era: Symposium to celebrate the work of Dr. Maarten van Cleeff

    On Friday, February 17th, USAID and KNCV organized a symposium to celebrate Maarten van Cleeff’s role in the global fight…

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  • 13/02/2017

    International Meeting Week 2017

    Today marks the start of this year’s KNCV International Home Week, a week where KNCV experts, consultants and advisors from…

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  • 09/02/2017

    Announcement new CTB Director Dr. Gidado Mustapha

    We are very pleased and proud to announce that Dr. Gidado Mustapha M.B.B.S, MPH, MSc., has been selected…

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  • 07/02/2017

    Challenge TB Annual Report out now

    Challenge TB is the global flagship mechanism of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to prevent and control…

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  • 13/01/2017

    Roundtable ‘Health across borders’

    January 13, 2017 the Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael and KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation are co-hosting a policy-maker roundtable ‘Health…

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  • 12/01/2017

    The first MDR-TB patients enrolled on shorter and better treatment in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan

    Just before the turn of the year, new hope was provided for MDR-TB patients in Tajikistan. The first patients were…

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  • 12/01/2017

    Launch of the official commencement of activities in the Philippines

    KNCV and HIVOS are proud to announce the official commencement of activities in the Philippines as…

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  • 16/12/2016

    High-Level Meeting on TB announced

    KNCV highly welcomes the news that the United Nations General Assembly has agreed to hold a High-Level Meeting (HLM) on…

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  • 16/12/2016

    Prevalence surveys for the modern age

    How can you solve a problem without clearly knowing what the problem is? Understanding the TB-epidemic, specifically within national borders,…

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  • 16/12/2016

    A look back at the Union Conference 2016

    From the 26th to the 29th of October, Liverpool was host to the 47th annual conference on lung health. As…

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  • 16/12/2016

    Patient Support Groups

    The last edition of KNCV Update addressed the issue of stigma that TB patients, and especially MDR-TB patients,…

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  • 16/12/2016

    Putting numbers on the End TB Strategy—an impossible dream?

    A unique international collaboration consisting of 11 different tuberculosis modelling groups, as well as public health officials from NTPs has…

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  • 12/12/2016

    Universal Health Coverage Day

    What is UHC? Globally, 400 million people lack access to one or more essential health…

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  • 10/11/2016

    One of the best things of this year is that I was able to meet so many dedicated people

    Kristian van Kalmthout – former Young Professional at KNCV In 2011 Kristian graduated Maastricht University with a master degree in…

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