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  • Dec 01, 2015

    Remembering Kraig Klaudt

    As an ACTION partnership we are deeply saddened by the passing of Kraig Klaudt, one of ACTION’s founders and a deeply-dedicated, passionate, and visionary leader in the fight against TB and other diseases of poverty.

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  • Oct 28, 2015

    TB Now The World’s Leading Infectious Killer

    New data released today by the World Health Organization shows that tuberculosis (TB) is now the leading infectious killer in the world, underscoring the need for aggressive action and funding to fight the ancient disease.

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  • Jul 27, 2015

    Call For Applications: TB & Global Fund Spokesperson Training

    From October 5-8 2015, the ACTION global health advocacy partnership (www.ACTION.org) will host a public speaking and media skills training for TB and Global Fund advocates working in countries with high burdens of tuberculosis (TB). Applications now being accepted until August 11.

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  • Jul 10, 2015

    Put Equity at the Heart of a Well-Financed Development Agenda

    ACTION’s message to decision makers at the 3rd UN Financing for Development Conference

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  • Ending the TB Epidemic Mar 24, 2015

    Why We Can No Longer Afford Inaction on TB

    When doctors and scientists raise the alarm about microbes current medicines can’t cure, many people imagine terrifying new diseases. But new data released for World Tuberculosis (TB) Day show that the poster child for antibiotic resistance isn‘t a mysterious superbug — but an ancient disease we know all too well.

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  • Ending the TB Epidemic Feb 11, 2015

    $2 Billion Worth of Opportunity on HIV, TB and Malaria

    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has released a list of approved programs waiting to be funded, providing a picture of the range of opportunities that exist to accelerate the fight against the three diseases.

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  • The Power of Vaccines Jan 27, 2015

    ACTION Applauds Bold New Investments in Global Vaccines As Donors Meet Ambitious Funding Call

    The ACTION global health advocacy partnership thanks world leaders for significant new commitments that will accelerate efforts to ensure the world’s poorest children can access vaccines.

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  • The Power of Vaccines Jan 19, 2015

    Joint Statement on Gavi Replenishment

    Leading international aid agencies and campaigners are warning that the world’s largest partnership for child immunization faces up to a $US 500 million funding shortfall for the next phase of its life-saving work, just one week before a crucial funding summit in Berlin.

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