• 21/09/2017

    Political solutions needed to get TB out of the world

    Determination, global collaboration and national stewardship are essential for Ending Tuberculosis (TB), for accelerating innovation and for timely response to…

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  • 08/09/2017

    Tackling latent TB in high-burden countries

    For too long, interventions in high-burden countries have focused only on people with tuberculosis (TB) disease.

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  • 21/08/2017

    Progress in Southern India

    Progress in Southern India KNCV is proud to report on the significant progress being realized by REACH,…

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  • 21/08/2017

    A Tale of Two Sisters

    Introduction: In a cool and shady room, two young women sit together on a hospital bed, fidgeting with their…

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  • 01/08/2017

    Reaching out to key populations in Manila

    Last week saw the mid-year project implementation of Improved TB/HIV Prevention and Care – Building Models for the Future in…

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  • 01/08/2017

    Fighting TB among remote mineworkers and their families in Ethiopia

    In Ethiopia, around one million traditional gold miners are at high-risk of TB. They work in confined spaces and are…

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  • 11/07/2017

    KNCV welcomes G20 leaders Declaration

    The Hague– KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation welcomes the G20 leaders Declaration following the G-20 Summit in Hamburg on the 7th and 8th of…

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  • 27/06/2017

    Baby Steps and Big Victories: Fighting Drug-Resistant TB in Kyrgyzstan

    By Tristan Bayly and Bakyt Myrzaliev. The USAID-funded Challenge TB project is supporting the introduction of shorter regimens and new…

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  • 29/05/2017

    KNCV Annual Report 2016

    The first week in June sees a flurry of activity at KNCV; Challenge-TB is hosting its Country Director’s Meeting, the…

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  • 29/05/2017

    New guidelines can help reduce deafness as a side-effect of DR-TB treatment

    After nearly a year of intense collaboration, KNCV will soon be releasing the new PMDT toolkit for the introduction of…

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  • 26/05/2017

    Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus elected Director-General of the World Health Organization

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Congratulates Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for being the new Director-General of the World Health…

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  • 25/05/2017

    Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, new Director-General of WHO

    KNCV congratulates the new Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, with his election and looks…

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  • 25/05/2017

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation says goodbye to Board of Trustees member Dirk Dotinga

    At the annual General Assembly meeting on 10 May 2017, KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation said goodbye to Dirk Dotinga, who served…

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  • 18/05/2017

    Why the Netherlands should step up its ambitions on global health

    On May 18th, representatives of the Dutch government have been invited to attend the G20 discussion on Global Health. In…

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  • 04/05/2017

    Shorter regimens proving effective in Central Asia

    Since January 2017, KNCV has been treating drug resistant TB patients in the Central Asian region as part…

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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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