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Title: Tuberculosis control in the South-East Asia Region, 2006
Authors: World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
Place of publication: New Delhi
Language: English
Abstract: This annual publication provides an overview of activities conducted over the last year by WHO to support national TB control programmes in Member countries in the Region. It describes the regional TB burden. It also highlights the achievements in light of the targets set by the World Health Assembly as well as progress towards reaching the Millennium Development Goals. Implications of HIV on TB and drug resistance are also discussed. WHO's support focuses on the following broad areas: advocacy and planning, coordination and collaboration, technical support, capacity building, resource mobilization and operational research. A country profile for each country is also provided.
Gov't Doc #: SEA-TB-293
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