Stop TB Partnership

October 2003: The Hague, Netherlands

Objectives of the meeting

  • Update on progress since the Brazil Coordinating Board meeting, including organizational changes within WHO and the Stop TB Partnership Secretariat, outcomes on the WHO Strategic Technical Advisory Group (STAG);
  • Endorse recommendations of the 2nd Ad Hoc Committee on “TB Control Constraints”, advice on related next steps for the Stop TB Partnership and decide on action-steps for the Coordinating Board;
  • Review recommendations of the independent evaluation on the Stop TB Partnership and decide on next steps related to the scope, functions, structure and leadership;
  • Discuss Workplan and Budget ‘04/’05 of the Stop TB Working Groups and endorse the Partnership Secretariat Workplan and Budget ‘04/’05;
  • Discuss mechanisms of financing the Partnership and decide on new and additional resource mobilization activities for the Partnership (incl. GDF)
  • Identify mechanisms for closer collaboration with GFATM, specifically related to resource mobilization.

Meeting Documents