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Ref.No. [Initiator]
NEP-5 [SEARO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for TB and TB/HIV Research and Training

Director / Head: 
  Dr R P Bichha
 




Institution:
  SAARC Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS Centre
  SAARC Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS Centre
Address:
  Thimi, Bhaktapur G.P.O., Box 9517 -
  44600
 
Town:
  Kathmandu
Country:
  NEPAL
Region:
  SEARO
Phone:
  +977- 1- 6632477, 6632601
Fax:
  (977-1) 6634379
Web Site:
  http://www.saarctb.org
Date of Designation:
  13/Mar/2002
Last Redesignation:
  03/Jul/2018
Expiry:
  03/Jul/2022
Terms of Reference:
  1. Training and knowledge dissemination on TB & HIV and laboratory  
  2. Technical support for operational research on TB/HIV, surveillance and cross border issues.  
  3. Provision of technical support to countries for implementation of TB and HIV control activities 
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Subjects:
  1. Tuberculosis 
  2. HIV/AIDS 
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Types of activity:
  1. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  2. Research 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  1.2.2 - Updated policy guidelines and technical tools to support the implementation of the End TB Strategy and efforts to meet targets for tuberculosis prevention, care and control after 2015, covering the three pillars: (1) integrated, patient-centred care and prevention; (2) bold policies and supportive systems; and (3) intensified research and innovation
  1.2.1 - Worldwide adaptataion and implementation of the End TB Strategy and targets for tuberculosis prevention, care and control after 2015, as adopted in resolution WHA67.1
 
Responsible Officer:
  MANDAL Partha Pratim
Phone:
 
Email:
  mandalp@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  GUNNEBERG Christian
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2732
Email:
  gunnebergc@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork