• 02/11/2018

    KNCV looks back on a successful Union World Conference

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation (KNCV) is pleased to share the highlights of the recent 49th Union World Conference on Lung Health…

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  • 27/10/2018

    Dr. Wang Lixia and Dr. Yogan Pillay receive KNCV award

    Dr. Wang Lixia and Dr. Yogan Pillay have been awarded with the prestigious KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Award for Eminence in…

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  • 25/10/2018

    Simple KNCV stool test breakthrough for Childhood TB

    Simple stool-based diagnosis could be a global lifesaver by enabling millions more children at risk from TB and MDR-TB to…

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  • 18/10/2018

    KNCV partners up and presents Dutch innovations in TB Control

    Mobile clinic screening with artificial intelligence During the 49th Union World Conference in The Hague in October this year, TB…

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  • 08/10/2018

    Our patroness, HRH Princess Margriet, attends TB conference

    Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet of the Netherlands will attend The Union President’s Centennial Dinner in the ‘Ridderzaal’ (Hall of…

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  • 28/09/2018

    Turning the newly made promises at the UNHLM into action

    THE HAGUE – KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation looks back with satisfaction at the UN HLM that took place in New York…

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  • 26/09/2018

    Kitty van Weezenbeek: a joint “CUT and PASTE” approach to fight TB/HIV

    KNCV brings together TB and HIV experts! THE HAGUE, 26 September 2018 In a historic…

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  • 26/09/2018

    New vaccine for latent TB announced on day of historic UNHLM

    On the day the United Nations holds its first General Meeting on tuberculosis (TB), researchers announce a new TB vaccine…

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  • 26/09/2018

    Member of Parliament Anne Kuik becomes TB ambassador

    First Dutch politician signs Barcelona Declaration The Hague, 25 September 2018 CDA’s Member of Parliament Anne Kuik is the first…

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  • 18/09/2018

    Latest WHO Global TB Report released: ‘Unite to End TB’

    The Hague, – WHO has released its latest annual Global TB report in…

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  • 22/08/2018

    KNCV applauds new guidance on MDR-TB treatment

    KNCV welcomes the new guidance issued by WHO on the treatment of drug resistant TB and applauds this important step…

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  • 20/08/2018

    The TB Stigma Measurement Guide has arrived

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation announces the arrival of The TB Stigma Measurement Guidance, developed by the USAID funded, KNCV led Challenge…

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  • 30/07/2018

    IMPAACT4TB project addresses latent TB infection

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation and other consortium partners have banded together to create the IMPAACT4TB project. It is a four-year project…

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  • 25/07/2018

    Bedaquiline price reduction could benefit patients worldwide

    During a pre-conference event of the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam this year, the Minister of Health of South Africa,…

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  • 17/07/2018

    We remember the people on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17

    On 17 July 2014, 298 people aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 were killed when their plane was shot down over…

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KNCV has been fighting TB since its establishment in 1903. Over the past 117 years, the organization has acquired indispensable knowledge and experience in the field of effective TB control, resulting in pre-elimination in the Netherlands and significant contributions to global evidence generation, policy development and TB program implementation worldwide.

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