News & Stories

  • Blog
    Time to Double Down on Malaria
    24 April 2018
    The global fight against malaria has stalled, raising the risk of a resurgence.
  • Feature Stories
    2018: Year for Action Against TB
    22 March 2018
    Despite being preventable and treatable, tuberculosis has devastating health, social and economic consequences. TB kills more people than any other infectious disease. The emergence of multidrug-resistant TB represents a threat to global health secur...
  • Feature Stories
    Facing the World's Most Deadly Infectious Disease
    22 March 2018
    Curable, but contagious. Preventable, but potentially fatal. 4,600 deaths every day. This is reality of tuberculosis.
  • Blog
    A Historic Chance to End Tuberculosis
    13 March 2018
    More than 10 million people around the world get sick every year with tuberculosis, and 40 percent of them fail to be diagnosed, treated or reported by health systems. Despite being curable, TB remains the leading cause of death from an infectious di...
  • Blog
    Advancing Gender Equality
    07 March 2018
    This year, International Women’s Day on 8 March is more than a commemoration of progress to achieve gender equality. It is a time to recognize and support the strong forces underway that are calling out discrimination and misconduct, and advancing so...