#Tuberculosis

  • Article: Australian MP Says Country Needs to Invest Generously to Fight Tuberculosis in Passionate Speech

    Australian MP Says Country Needs to Invest Generously to Fight Tuberculosis in Passionate Speech

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 9, 2019

    TB causes the death of around 1.6 million people each year. Read more

  • Article: Natalie Portman Calls for Increased Funds to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria at Global Citizen Festival
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    Natalie Portman Calls for Increased Funds to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria at Global Citizen Festival

    By Madeleine Keck  and  Gaëlle Langué|Sept. 28, 2019

    “Join me...and help save 16 million more lives over the next three years.” Read more

  • Article: This South African Engineer Was Diagnosed with TB. Now He's Fighting to Change Health Care.

    This South African Engineer Was Diagnosed with TB. Now He's Fighting to Change Health Care.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 29, 2019

    His creation has the power to transform how people experience collecting medicines. Read more

  • Article: Canada Answers the Call of Global Citizens to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB, and Malaria
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    Canada Answers the Call of Global Citizens to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB, and Malaria

    By Jonah Kanter|Aug. 22, 2019

    Global Citizens sent almost 30,000 messages asking Canada to increase support for the Global Fund. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Develop 'Groundbreaking' Cure for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

    Scientists Develop 'Groundbreaking' Cure for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 16, 2019

    The drug may be on the market as soon as the end of this year, the TB Alliance says. Read more

  • Article: Australia Steps Up and Pledges $19 Million to Support Health Care in the Pacific

    Australia Steps Up and Pledges $19 Million to Support Health Care in the Pacific

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 9, 2019

    The commitment includes $13 million toward combating tuberculosis in the region. Read more

  • Article: This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.
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    This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 16, 2019

    Hauwa Mohammed is a true Global Citizen — we asked her why campaigning on health care is so vital. Read more

  • Article: This UK Pledge to Combat Malaria, TB, and AIDS Will Help Save Millions of Lives

    This UK Pledge to Combat Malaria, TB, and AIDS Will Help Save Millions of Lives

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 1, 2019

    The UK’s contribution was described by the Global Fund as “outstanding leadership in global health.” Read more