Stop TB Partnership

Sub-Committees and Task Forces

The Coordinating Board may establish such time-limited Task Forces or Working Committees as it sees fit to deal with specific issues required by the Coordinating Board. The Coordinating Board shall determine the duration of any such Task Force or Working Committee and approve its Terms of Reference.

Sub-Committee on Governance, Performance and Finance

The Sub-Committee on Governance, Performance and Finance was established at the 20th Coordinating Board meeting to advance the agreement of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with WHO clarifying the hosting arrangements. The role and continued existence of this Sub-Committee will be discussed at the 21st Coordinating Board meeting.

The Sub-Committee is comprised of the following Board members who volunteered to serve on it:

  • Marja Esveld (Chair of Sub-Committee)
  • Rifat Atun
  • Nils Billo
  • Nichola Cadge
  • Jeremiah Chakaya
  • Christy Hanson
  • Blessi Kumar
  • Mel Spigelman
Sub-Committee on Governance, Performance and Finance Minutes

Time-limited Task Force on Working Groups

The time-limited Task Force on Working Groups was established at the 20th Coordinating Board meeting to explore ways to further strengthen and refine the structure and functioning of the Working Groups.

The following Board members are the time-limited Task Force:

  • Peter Gondrie
  • Michael Kimerling
  • Blessi Kumar

In addition there are two observers from the Working Groups:

  • Cherise Scott (representing research and development Working Groups - Drugs, Diagnostics and Vaccines)
  • Tom Shinnick (representing implementing Working Groups - DOTS Expansion, MDR-TB, TB/HIV and GLI)