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Behind the beauty a TB epidemic is raging

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In this guest blog post, Dr Jess Potter reflects on the scale of Cambodia's hidden TB epidemic, the progress that has been made and stresses why continued support to the Global Fund is vital.

The Cambodia I have experienced so far is magical. With its unwaveringly hospitable people,...

Video diary: reflections from Kampong Cham

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It is the end of day three and our last day in Kampong Cham district, a rural province 70km north east of Phnom Penh. In their latest video diary, Jess and Sue reflect on what they have seen and learnt over the past two days, how facilities, treatment and care differ from home and why continued...

Quiet wards highlight need for continued active case finding

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In this guest blog post, Sue Dart, the lead TB nurse for the London Borough of Newham, discusses the importance of active case finding and shares the stories of the patients she met during a visit to Kampong Cham hospital.

It's another hot day in Cambodia. Blue sky awaits as we leave...

How volunteer healthworkers in Cambodia are helping to leave no-one behind

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In her second blog, TB nurse Sue Dart discusses how community healthworkers in Cambodia are helping to ensure no-one is left behind.

Back in Phnom Penn, a sprawling city, an energy emanates from the myriads of scooters, tuk tuks and street vendors lining the roads. There is obviously...

"With such a small piece of cloth, how do you choose what to cover?"

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In her second blog from Cambodia, Dr Jess Potter reports from the MDR-TB ward at CENAT hospital in Phnom Penh and highlights the impossible choices that have to be made with limited funding.

Today we are back in Phnom Penh at the National Centre for Tuberculosis (CENAT) to see their...

Video diary: final thoughts from Phnom Penh

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After two days of site visits in Phenom Penh, our trip in Cambodia has now come to an end. In this final video diary, Jess and Sue report from Steung Meanchey, a slum community on the outskirts of the capital where crowded conditions and poor nutrition create the perfect breeding ground for TB....

July conference call recording now available

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I’m pleased to share that a recording of the July grassroots conference call is now available to download here .

This month’s call focused on how we can help end TB for good and the...

September conference call recording now available

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I’m pleased to share that a recording of the September grassroots conference call is now available to download here .

With just over a week until The Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria’s Fifth Replenishment...

How can we work with parliamentarians to tackle drug-resistant TB?

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After attending the 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Liverpool last week, Baroness Suttie from the UK reflects on her work with the Global TB Caucus - and how civil society and parliamentarians can work together

Last week I travelled to the 47 th Union...

November conference call recording now available

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I’m pleased to share that a recording of the November grassroots conference call is now available to download here .

With new...

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