PS Korir leads team to the global ministerial conference on ending TB in the sustainable development era

NAIROBI, Kenya 15 November 2017 – The Principal Secretary for Health Mr. Julius Korir, is leading a Multi-Sectoral Country Delegation to the First WHO Global Ministerial Conference on ending Tuberculosis in the Sustainable Development Era, A Multi-Sectoral Response, which will take place in Moscow, Russian Federation from
16th and 17th November 2017.
Kenya is among the top 30 Countries with a high TB & MultiDrug Resistant TB burden and the Country stands to benefit from the commitments of the WHO Conference in Moscow.

The Moscow meeting is aimed at galvanising multi-sectoral action towards Universal Coverage and endingTB by 2030.

The Ministerial Conference in Moscow is also a build up of next year’s UN High Level Meeting on TB.