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Expert Perspectives on Business & Tuberculosis

December 5, 2012

TB is a pernicious, wasting disease spread through a simple cough. It is a challenging bug to tame and treat. So where do we stand in the global fight against TB? Our progress so far can be described as slow and uneven. But there are reasons to be optimistic.

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Mining-Associated TB in Southern Africa & the Opportunity for Business

December 5, 2012

Mining-associated TB in Southern Africa is nothing short of a public health emergency. Of the 2.3 million new cases of TB in Africa in 2011, an estimated 1/3 or 760,000 were linked to the mining sector. I

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TB and the South African Mining Industry: A Need for Focused Attention

November 30, 2012

In today’s Financial Times, reporter Andrew Jack highlighted the urgent need for focused attention to the TB epidemic in Southern Africa’s mining sector and for ongoing joint action on the HIV and TB epidemics.

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Guidance for Hurricane Sandy Assistance

October 31, 2012

Guidance for Hurricane Sandy Assistance

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Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Updates Funding Model

October 17, 2012

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria voted in September to adopt a new funding model to improve the grant-making process. This change is part of a series of ongoing reforms aimed at strengthening the organization. The Global Fund Board approved several components of the new model and will discuss others at its November Board meeting.

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West Africa Malaria Elimination by 2015: Is It Possible?

August 17, 2012

Experts of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) held a four-day meeting in July to seek ways that the region can work towards eliminating malaria in West Africa by 2015.

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Gordon Brown Named UN's Special Envoy for Global Education

July 24, 2012

GBCHealth CEO John Tedstrom Applauds Pppointment

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National HIV Awareness Month: A Message from the Organizers

July 10, 2012

This July is the inaugural National HIV Awareness Month, an unprecedented opportunity to rally the American people through awareness and action to turn the tide of our domestic HIV epidemic.

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Malaria's Spread May Increase by Rise in Diabetes, Study Reports

June 25, 2012

Malaria's Spread May Increase by Rise in Diabetes, Study Reports

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Publication Launched on TB/HIV Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Care in the Workplace

June 21, 2012

Publication Launched on TB/HIV Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Care in the Workplace

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