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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TB

TBTuberculosis (TB) is one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide. According to WHO, in 2015, 10.4 million people fell ill with TB and 1.8 million died from the disease (including 0.4 million among people with HIV). Over 95% of TB deaths occur in low- and middle-income countries. TB is a leading killer of HIV-positive people: in 2015, 35% of HIV deaths were due to TB. Globally in 2015, an estimated 480 000 people developed multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB).TB incidence has fallen by an average of 1.5% per year since 2000. Ending the TB epidemic by 2030 is among the health targets of the newly adopted Sustainable Development Goals. Read more

Church Propels HIV and AIDS Drive

HARARE (ZIMBABWE) – The group of women listens attentively as the workshop facilitator talks.  A gasp, a murmur, and at times, applause, can be heard. For the past five days, the group has learned a lot, and even had the opportunity to discuss issues previously viewed as taboo.

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ADDRESS

10 Harvey Brown, Milton Park Harare, Zimbabwe
Phone: (+263)-4-751509
Website: http://www.umczea.org
Email: info@umczea.org

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