Honorable Health Minister attended Ministerial Level Meeting Towards Ending TB in the South-East Asia Region

His Excellency Lyonpo Tandin Wangchuk, Minister of Health attended Ministerial Level Meeting  from 15th-16th March 2017 in New Delhi, India “Towards Ending TB  in the  WHO South-East Asia Region  by 2030”.  Bhutan committed to reduce TB incidence and mortality through strengthening existing TB services, accelerating case finding and by adopting massive preventive therapy for Tuberculosis.  During the meeting, Honorable Ministers of WHO South-East Asia Member states including Bhutan signed “Call for Action” to end TB in the South-East Asia Region by 2030 in line with the Sustainable Development Goals.  

Ministerial Meeting