TB Accountability Consortium

TB Accountability Consortium

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TB activists gather and sign charter to make TB national priority

At the inaugural TB Accountability Consortium Convening, TB activists from across the country pledged their allegiance to TBAC and signed the charter below, calling for TB to become a national health emergency and get national priority. Read more about the convening here. United call for TB to be a National Health Emergency in South Africa The TB Accountability Consortium reignites calls for the government to flag the TB epidemic as a national public health emergency. As South Africa’s biggest killer, with more than 50 000 people dying annually and an estimated 304 000 infected each year, TB remains a significant public […]

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The TBAC podcast: Unifying for a TB-free future: building on the lessons

Our TBAC podcast series has featured conversations with public health specialists, health advocates and civil society figures in looking at the ‘why’ and ‘how’ to implement the TB Recovery Plan.

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The TBAC podcast: TB in the shadows of COVID: the unseen battle

Our TBAC podcast series has been spotlighting the pressing issues of an uncoordinated National TB Programme in South Africa

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The TBAC podcast: Unmasking the Tuberculosis Challenge in South Africa

Our TBAC podcast series kicks off this discussion by spotlighting the pressing issues of an uncoordinated National TB Programme in South Africa.

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UNHLM 2023: South Africa must share its TB data if we are to make progress against this disease 

The TB Accountability Consortium calls on the South African government to take a more transparent approach by releasing the data around South Africa’s TB response.

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Opinion: Better data and transparency needed if we are to live up to TB rhetoric at UN

Global leaders are in New York for the UN High Level Meeting on TB. The meeting gives SA a chance to reflect on its TB programme.

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