Our Strategy

During the years 2012-2015 Target TB has ambitious plans to expand its life saving work in Africa and Asia and to raise the profile of TB as a global emergency that demands attention and action.

Our 6 strategic aims are:

  1. To improve communities’ health seeking behaviour and reduce stigma and discrimination
  2. To improve access to quality TB screening and diagnostic facilities
  3. To improve access to quality TB treatment and community based support to maximise cure and completion rates
  4. To increase knowledge and skills of volunteers and health workers in order to provide high quality services
  5. To promote and improve the integration of TB control into other health and development responses
  6. To influence policy and strengthen health systems to bring about long term sustainable improvements in TB control

90,000  people with TB symptoms will be referred for testing

27,500  people with TB will be supported throughout treatment

20,000  local health workers and volunteers will be trained in TB control

4.6  million people will be reached with TB health information

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5,228 people have been cured of TB in Tamil Nadu and Jharkhand