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Press Release, World TB Day 2017

All over the world, 24th March is commemorated as World TB Day after the discovery of the germ that causes tuberculosis (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) in 1882 by Dr. Robert Koch. Since this discovery, the world has made tremendous strides in the fight against

Report World TB day 2014

Ghana joined the world to commemorate World TB day 2014 on 24th March 2014at the Mantse Agbonaa in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana.

The day has been set aside by the WHO and the International Union Against TB and Lung Disease (IUATLD) to commemorate the discovery of the bacteria that spreads Tuberculosis in 1882. Many years after the discovery of the TB germ by Dr. Koch, the disease seems to be raging on therefore making it important to continue to commemorate it to send messages across to draw attention to the disease.

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Training Manuals

The manual contains the basic information needed to correctly fulfil your role in the TB programme.

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