Barents Tuberculosis Programme

The logframe workshop on development of the Barents Tuberculosis Programme was conducted in June 2010 in Repino, Leningrad Region. The purpose of the programme is to strenghten the fight against TB and TB+HIV in the Barents Euro-Arctic Region through the Barents Coopoeration.

The TB Programme will be working under the Barents Joint Working Group on Health and Related Social Issues (JWGHS) and will have tight connection to the Northern Dimension Partnership on Health and Social issues (NDPHS).

The Barents Tuberculosis Program, adopted 2012

The first Steering Committee meeting was held in St. Petersburg, Russia, on the 13th May, 2011.


Document archive of the Barents Tuberculosis Programme 

Document archive of the Joint Working Group on Health and related Social Issues (JWGHS)

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