Throughout Central Asia, Project HOPE is combating the burdens of tuberculosis, drug-resistant tuberculosis, and TB/HIV co-infection.
What's New in Central Asia
USAID promotes Patient-Centered approach to combat TB
The initial meetings have already brought together over 350 TB patients to address the stigmas, feelings of loneliness and isolation so common among TB patients.
USAID Equipment helps to save Lives
In July 2014, USAID transferred four GeneXpert machines worth $271,000 to facilities in four regions of Uzbekistan.
USAID assists Uzbekistan’s Ministry of Health in developing GeneXpert Maintenance Systems
As a direct result of the training, which took place in four different regions, participants are now able to resolve technical issues and problems with GeneXpert technology in their own laboratories.
Meet our Staff: Jamilya Ismoilova explains how Project HOPE has helped Tajikistan treat TB
“After the collapse of the Soviet Union and the civil war in Tajikistan, the medical system of Tajikistan was destroyed, including the Republican Tuberculosis Hospital located near the capital, Dushanbe,” explains Jamilya.
Global NGO Project HOPE Delivers Crucial Medicines and Medical Supplies to Uzbekistan
The humanitarian aid, valued at more than $1.3 million, was donated to health facilities in Uzbekistan and included much needed items such as medications to treat cardiovascular disease.