What's New in Tajikistan
Astana Conference Highlights Project HOPE’s TB Work in Central Asia
Kazakhstan ranks in the top 30 countries in the world with the highest prevalence rate of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis. Project HOPE, government officials, and other NGOs recently gathered in Astana, the country’s capital, to discuss TB treatment and prevention strategies. Ahead of World TB day, we’re calling attention to the ongoing fight against tuberculosis – in Central Asia and beyond.
Project HOPE and Partners Host 3rd International Conference on Integrated Tuberculosis Control in Central Asia
HOPE for TB’s Youngest Victims
Every year, in Tajikistan, a country where the burden of TB is very high, as many as 600 children become ill with this infectious but curable disease. To receive treatment, the majority of these children have to be hospitalized and, as a result, separated from their families for months at a time. For these little patients, a hospital stay is a very long, lonely, and scary experience.
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.
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.