Communication campaigns: World TB Day

World TB Day

Marked each year on 24 March, World Tuberculosis Day gives the occasion to raise awareness about tuberculosis (TB) and to advocate more efforts to eliminate it.

The World Health Organization (WHO) launched the first World Tuberculosis Day on 24 March 1982, one hundred years after Dr Robert Koch announced the discovery of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacteria that cause TB.

Event

World Tuberculosis Day - 2019

24 Mar 2019

Event

World Tuberculosis Day - 2018

24 Mar 2018

News

World Tuberculosis Day – 2018

campaign -
Oct 2017

Event

16th European AIDS Conference

25 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
Milan, Italy

Event

World Tuberculosis Day - 2017

24 Mar 2017