In Kazakhstan, Project HOPE is addressing the burden of cross-border TB, drug-resistant TB and TB/HIV co-infection among labor migrants.
Project HOPE in Kazakhstan
What's New in Kazakhstan
Project HOPE in Kazakhstan: Putting Lives Back on Track After TB
Kazakhstan has among the highest incidence of multi-drug resistant TB in the world and the large influx of labor migrants has posed serious challenges. Project HOPE programs address the treatment and prevention of TB.
Project HOPE: Accelerating Toward TB Elimination
Project HOPE joined more than 2,000 TB professionals at the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Outreach Gives HOPE, Saves Lives
Last year, Project HOPE's TB outreach impacted 59,576 migrant workers, including Gulnara, a young mother living in Kazakhstan.
Conference Brings Global Experts Together to Solve Lung Health Suffering
Project HOPE’s TB experts are among the thousands of delegates from around the globe gathering at the annual Union World Lung Conference on Lung Health, this year held in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Media Training and Coverage of TB Among Working Migrants
A media training tour for journalists took place in October as part of the project “Addressing Cross-Border TB, M/XDR-TB and TB/AIDS Among Labor Migrants” implemented by Project HOPE Kazakhstan with the support of The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
Bringing TB Awareness and Care to Migrant Workers in Kazakhstan
For almost 20 years, Project HOPE has implemented infectious disease programs in countries around the world. Its approach? Target the individual needs of a country and its communities. In Kazakhstan, Project HOPE’s approach to TB management and control focuses on addressing its migrant population, bringing TB awareness, screening and support in a series of coordinated campaigns to areas where migrants work.