• 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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  • 03/05/2017

    Wolfheze Workshops 2017

    From Wednesday the 31st of May, until the second of June 2017, KNCV is proud to host the eighteenth edition…

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  • 03/05/2017

    Progress in Ethiopia

    On the twelfth of march of this year, over twenty enthusiastic KNCV staff participated in the Annual City-Pier-City marathon in…

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  • 03/05/2017

    Building bridges between the public and private sector in Kazakhstan

    In Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest metropolis, successful steps are being taken to resolve a persistent national problem; the cavernous divide between…

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  • 03/05/2017

    Engaging private health providers in India

    In the coastal city of Chennai, Southern India, KNCV is actively engaging private healthcare providers with our local partner NGO…

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  • 07/04/2017

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation in Vietnam has honorably received the Merit Award

    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation in Vietnam has honorably received the Merit Award from Vietnam Ministry of Health for its significant contributions…

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  • 30/03/2017

    Launch of the first official independent KNCV organization

    On the 1st of April, 2017, a significant milestone in KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation’s 114 year history will take place. This…

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  • 30/03/2017

    KNCV at the Ministerial Meeting for Ending TB in the South-East Asia Region

    On the fifteenth and sixteenth of March 2017, Health ministers of eleven member countries of the World Health organization (WHO)…

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  • 29/03/2017

    World TB day 2017: Unite to end TB.

    By Dr. Gidado Mustapha, Director of the USAID funded global Challenge TB project “The journey to saving lives is tough,…

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  • 24/03/2017

    22.151 votes to stop TB

    Marking World Tuberculosis Day, 22.151 votes were presented to Martin Boeree, head of the NL TB…

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  • 20/03/2017

    Tuberculosis on the decline in Europe, yet growth in drug-resistance

    Small increase in TB-patients in the Netherlands The Hague – The number of TB patients in the WHO region Europe…

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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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