A report from the UK's All-Party Parliamentary Group on Global Tuberculosis details the country's role in fighting TB globally, and outlines further actions that can be taken to control the epidemic of drug-resistant TB.
A significant reduction in Global Fund funding to Eastern European and Central Asian countries could undermine progress made in the fight against TB and HIV. This report calls on the EU to step in and fill the gaps left by global donors.
Released at the 2012 International AIDS Conference, our report outlines challenges and opportunities for the Global Fund - an organization that remains critical to eventually eliminating TB as a leading killer of people living with HIV.
The most common TB diagnostic is more than 130 years old and fails to detect the disease in many people living with HIV. GeneXpert is a new technology endorsed by the World Health Organization that can detect TB in people living with HIV.