Online consultation: How to Get To Zero childhood TB infections and deaths by 2015?

HAVE YOUR SAY by joining the online consultation. Send an email to
The Citizen News Service (CNS), a partner of the Stop TB Partnership, is facilitating a time-limited online consultation in lead up to the World TB Day, on issues around childhood TB

This online consultation will be around two themes:
Theme 1
: How to 'get to zero new TB infections' in children by 2015?
Theme 2: How to correctly diagnose and treat TB in children and achieve 'zero TB deaths' in children by 2015?

We will like you to speak your world and share your experiences of addressing TB in children in your local contexts.

- Join the new Stop-TB eForum by sending an email to: and have your say!
- Be a partner of this online consultation - to be a partner organization, send an email to:
- Email us your comments, perspectives and experiences at:
- Go online at CNS blog: and publish your comments real time! 
- Skype us and we will record your statement (skype id: bobbyramakant ). To schedule skype appointment, email:
- Tweet us! use #tag: #childhoodTB
- Have your say on our CNS Facebook page
- Call us and record your statement! (+91-98390-73355)

The online consultation is open for five weeks (Monday, 13th February to Saturday, 17th March 2012), after which a summary report will be published by CNS and released on World TB Day, 24th March 2012.

Call for Action for Childhood TB (launched in Stockholm in March 2011)

International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union)
Irish Forum for Global Health (IFGH)
McGill TB Research Group
Treatment Action Group
International Council of Women living with HIV (ICW) Zimbabwe
Asian Harm Reduction Network (AHRN)
TB Alert
International Treatment Preparedness Coalition-India (ITPC-India)
Global Health Strategies
Cambodian Health Committee (CHC)
L’Association de Lutte Contre la Pauvreté en abrégé (ALCP)
Positive Muslim Group, Myanmar
Life Foundation, Pakistan
The Good Neighbour Nigeria
University of Nairobi, Kenya
Medical Care Development Inputs (MCDI) Kenya
Kenya Consortium to Fight TB, Malaria and AIDS (KECOFATUMA)
Partnership for TB Care and Control, India
Karnataka Health Promotion Trust (KHPT)
National Coalition of PLHIV in India (NCPI+) 
PCI India
MAMTA Health Institute for Mother and Child
Institut Pasteur de Madagascar
Institute for Plantation Agricultural And Rural Workers (IPARW)
Advocates for Health International
Rural Youth Advocate for Health and Development in Nigeria (RYAN)
Citizens for Healthy Lucknow (CHL) initiative
Saaksham Foundation
TEST Foundation
PREPARE Foundation

JBS Foundation
Abhinav Bharat Foundation (ABF)
Asha Parivar
National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM)
PRAYAS Health Group
Indian Society Against Smoking (ISAS)
Citizen News Service (CNS)

Looking forward to a meaningful dialogue,

Citizen News Service (CNS)