|Marcos Espinal (L)- Michel Sidibe (R)|
Dr Jorge Sampaio, former Portugal President, and United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy on TB, convened the MoU signing ceremony.
This MoU sets out a roadmap of how both pivotal agencies (UNAIDS and Stop TB Partnership) are going to halt TB deaths in people living with HIV (PLHIV).
This MoU will help the two global lead agencies on TB and HIV, to synergise and work together to generate new responses to TB-HIV, to work towards new tools for diagnosing TB in people living with HIV, to strengthen the capacities of affected communities to engage meaningfully in TB-HIV responses, to support the development of TB-HIV human rights task force, among others.
The photograph of MoU signing ceremony is available online here