Tuberculosis (TB)

Roadmap for Childhood TB: Toward zero deaths

Authors:
WHO

Publication details

Number of pages: 39
Publication date: 2013
Languages: English, French
ISBN: 978 92 4 150613 7
WHO reference number: WHO/HTM/TB/2013.12

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Overview

The goal of reaching zero tuberculosis (TB) deaths among children worldwide is within our grasp. Achieving this requires sustained advocacy, greater commitment, mobilization of increased resources and a joint effort by all stakeholders involved in providing health care for children and in TB control.

This roadmap indicates key actions and the enhanced investment urgently needed to tackle childhood TB.