Regional strategy to stop tuberculosis in the Western Pacific Region (2011-2015)

The purpose of the Strategy is to provide guidance to countries on the critical sets of interventions that are necessary to control TB in the Region. The Regional Strategy encompasses the following guiding principles: positioning the health systems strengthening agenda at the centre of the TB control strategy; considering the legal and ethical issues of TB care and promoting a human rights-based approach to TB policy developments; and valuing partnership, participation and social mobilization at all stages of TB programming.

Document Date: 1 February, 2011
Author: WHO