AMREF [to 23 February 2014]
AMREF partners with WHO to encourage integration of TB into various programmes
The African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) recently launched ENGAGE-TB. This is an approach that seeks to integrate community-based TB activities into the work of NGOs and CSOs. To this end, a 5-day training workshop was held at the AMREF International Training Centre between 10th and 14th February 2014 and was facilitated by both AMREF and WHO experts. The workshop was attended by 17 leading consultants from various community-based programmes from around the world. The countries represented were; Kenya, Canada, India, Zimbabwe, Tajikistan, Guinea, South Africa, Nigeria, Japan, Jamaica and Nepal.