• 01/11/2016

    Visit Director of Communicable Diseases Indonesia

    Dr. Wiendra Waworuntu, Director of Communicable Diseases at the MOH of Indonesia is visiting with KNCV in the Hague this…

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  • 13/10/2016

    Growing evidence of extent and threat of global tuberculosis crisis

    The Hague, 13 October 2016 – Data released today by the World Health Organization (WHO) in its Global…

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  • 23/09/2016

    On childhood TB, stigma, and listening to care givers in Botswana

    In a thought-provoking editorial KNCV’s Dr. Ellen Mitchell reflects on an article by Stillson and colleagues on ‘Exploring challenges faced…

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  • 19/09/2016

    WHO launches Target Regimen Profiles for TB treatment

    Anti-TB drug research and development is focusing increasingly on testing TB drug regimens rather than on individual drugs. The development…

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  • 24/08/2016

    Jan Voskens (1952-2016)

    His compassion and genuine interest in people were characteristic of his work as a TB…

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  • 21/07/2016

    TB screening and diagnosis in Indonesian prisons

    A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed with the Ministry of Law and Human Rights in Indonesia for active TB…

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  • 30/06/2016

    The European Commission’s 3rd Health Program co-funds E-DETECT.

    KNCV is one of the partners in E-DETECT (early detection and integrated management of tuberculosis in Europe), a project that…

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  • 28/06/2016

    KNCV and European partners request Sanofi to take steps to register rifapentine with the EMA

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation and European partners request Sanofi to take steps to register rifapentine (Priftin®) with the European…

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  • 10/06/2016

    KNCV Annual Report 2015

    In 2015 KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation was active in more than 25 countries in Europe, Africa and Central and South East…

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  • 02/06/2016

    Zero Discrimination: International Meeting on How to Get to Zero TB Stigma

    Are TB stigmas susceptible to intervention? On May 19th 2016, Challenge TB, USAID and KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation hosted a meeting…

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  • 27/05/2016

    High-level international support for Nigeria’s ambitions in TB control

    Nigeria’s First Lady hailed as National Champion for TB Control at high-profile national TB conference in Abuja. Dr. Maarten…

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  • 19/05/2016

    Board of Trustees Appointments

    At KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation’s General Assembly on 18 May 2016, the Chair Dina Boonstra stepped down from the Board of…

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  • 17/05/2016

    Measuring TB Stigma

    Expert Consultation on measuring tuberculosis (TB) stigma. On May 17 and 18th, 2016, technical experts…

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  • 12/05/2016

    Rapid diagnosis and shorter treatment provides patients with resistant tuberculosis new hope

    The World Health Organization (WHO) today came with recommendations for the use of innovative, rapid diagnostics for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)…

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  • 10/05/2016

    KNCV welcomes Canada’s Pledge to Global Fund Replenishment

    Canada Announces Pledge & Commitment to Host Global Fund Replenishment Conference Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced that Canada…

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