Chairman of the Board participates in the conference dedicated to the World Tuberculosis Day

On 30 – 31 March, 2015 Inga Upmace – Chairman of the Board of NGO “Baltic HIV Association” participated in the Eastern partnership Ministerial Conference on Tuberculosis and Its Multi- Drug Resistance, dedicated to the World Tuberculosis Day and organized within the activities of Latvian Presidency of the Council of EU.

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The aim of the Conference was to state the intention to end tuberculosis as a public health challenge in the EU/EEA and Eastern Partnership countries through sustainable response of health systems involving all stakeholders, and to support tuberculosis prevention and control globally.

Conference was attended by ministers from EU member states, European Economic Area and Eastern partnership countries, as well as officials and high-level representatives of international and non-governmental organizations.