Stop Tuberculosis

Regional framework for action on implementation of the end TB strategy in the Western Pacific, 2016-2020

This framework aims to adapt the End TB Strategy to the particular circumstances of countries and areas in the Region. It elaborates policy options under all three pillars of the global strategy. The Framework was endorsed by the sixty-sixth Regional Committee for the Western Pacific in October 2015.

Implementation of the Regional Framework

  • Pillar 1: Integrated, people-centred care and prevention
    • Treatment and care for all TB patients
    • Strong laboratory networks to find all TB
    • Latent TB infection and BCG vaccination

  • Pillar 2: Bold policies and supportive systems
    • Governance and stewardship
    • Engagement and partnerships
    • Addressing social determinants and social protection

  • Pillar 3: Intensified research and innovation
    • Enhancing TB research capacity for development, rapid uptake and optimum use of new interventions

Contact us

WHO Western Pacific Regional Office
P.O. Box 2932
1000 Manila
Tel: (+63 2) 528 8001