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 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.
WORLD TB DAY 2015
As Project HOPE marks World TB Day 2015 and honors the theme, "Reach the 3 Million: Reach, Treat, Cure Everyone," a look back at our history in Central Asia and our long standing commitment to address the global TB epidemic shows tremendous progress has been made.
The First Regional TB Infection Prevention and Control Training at the National TB IC Training Center in Tajikistan
With the success of the project, the idea of using the National Training Center as a regional training base for CAR was supported by the NTP managers of Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan.