Translating the commitments of the High Corsse Dating Site Nations High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis into actions 16—17 MayThe Hague, Netherlands In Septemberthe first UN High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis TBheld during the United Nations General Assembly in New York, United States of America, endorsed a political declaration to: revamp commitment by all; ensure the availability of resources; strengthen international collaboration for research; support the development of new tools; and develop a multisectoral accountability framework.
The Wolfheze Workshops meeting will focus on the commitments made at the High-Level Meeting, with the aim to identify best ways for countries in the WHO European Region to turn them into actions. This meeting, which will take place on 15 Maywill address TB and HIV with a universal health care and integrated care approach.
HIV and TB form a deadly combination, each accelerating the other's progress. They provide a platform where a variety of people involved in ending TB — such as representatives from health authorities, national TB programme managers, laboratory experts, High Corsse Dating Site experts, scientists, national TB surveillance correspondents, civil society organizations and other key partners — can share experiences, discuss achievements and agree on a way forward.
The Wolfheze movement dates back to when the first European regional meeting on TB prevention and care was organized in the village of Wolfheze in the Netherlands. Contacts wolfheze kncvtbc.