2018 World TB Day Theme Announced

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2018 World TB Day Theme Announced

 Each year, on 24 March, the world marks World TB Day. TB remains the world’s leading infectious killer, being responsible for the deaths of nearly 1.7 million people each year and representing the ninth leading cause of death globally. The day is an occasion to mobilize political and social commitment for further progress towards eliminating TB as a public health burden.Further to a series of consultations with partners, the Stop TB Partnership is pleased to announce the theme for World TB Day 2018:

Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free World
You can make history. End TB

STOP TB

 

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