• 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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  • 28/05/2018

    A Call for Nominations for KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Award

    Nominations are now open for the 2018 “KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Award for Eminence in Tuberculosis Control”! Since the creation of…

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  • 22/05/2018

    Kitty van Weezenbeek: “Childhood TB has been ignored for far too long”

    The seventy-first World Health Assembly meeting of the World Health Organization continued to build upon the successes and bold commitments…

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  • 27/03/2018

    Nine Dutch buildings lit up in red to commemorate World TB Day

    World TB Day is commemorated every year on March 24th, to raise public awareness of the devasting health, social and…

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  • 24/03/2018

    2018 is the year for collective change in our fight against tuberculosis

    We have an important conference in The Hague later this year, just preceded by an even more important high-level meeting…

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  • 23/03/2018

    ‘TREATS’ measures possibility of combined TB and HIV intervention

    A new EUR 12.9 million project measuring the impact of a combination TB and HIV intervention delivered to the entire…

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  • 22/03/2018

    The city of The Hague to light up iconic landmarks for World TB Day

    The Hague, The Netherlands, will join cities across the globe emblazoning its landmarks in red to mark World TB Day…

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  • 21/03/2018

    Numbers of new TB patients in European Region decrease, but not enough

    A new report released today by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the WHO Regional Office…

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  • 20/03/2018

    Celebrating the success of the Public-Private Model in India

    India has the largest burden of tuberculosis (TB) and drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) in the world. An estimated 2.79 million people…

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  • 19/02/2018

    If Indonesia can give the right example to eliminate TB, so can the world

    Indonesia receives grants to expand healthcare programs against HIV, TB and malaria over the next two years. During a meeting…

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  • 15/02/2018

    How Digital Health can play an essential role within global TB control

    It is still early days, but we are already able to celebrate several wonderful successes achieved by KNCV’s Digital Health…

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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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