TB Fight Strengthened

South Africa’s TB Fight Strengthened with $94 Million Funding

  • Funding Boost: South Africa receives $94 million over five years to bolster its fight against Tuberculosis (TB), with a significant portion sourced domestically and contributions from the Global Fund and the United States government.
  • Innovative Strategies: The country implements the Accelerate Tuberculosis Elimination and Program Resilience Activity (ACCELERATE) alongside the development of comprehensive dashboards to monitor TB programs, enhancing data-driven decision-making and resource allocation.
  • Progress and Challenges: Despite progress in reducing TB cases, TB-related deaths decline at a slower rate, highlighting the ongoing challenge. South Africa emphasizes the importance of implementing the National TB Recovery Plan and leveraging innovations in diagnosis and treatment to address TB effectively.

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