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 strengthen 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.
The most recent meeting of the TB Programme was held in St. Petersburg in November 2016. Below are experts' presentations from the meeting.
Karin Rønning: Tuberculosis in Norway
Mikko Vauhkonen: Migration and tuberculosis in Finland
НЕЧАЕВА Ольга: Влияние миграции на эпидемическуюситуацию по туберкулёзу и ВИЧ-инфекции
L.I. Archiakova; V.B. Galkin: TB epidemic tendency in the North-West Region of Russia
Boris Sergeev; Igor Kazanez : TB awareness among labour migrants in St. Petersburg
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