Fact Sheets | April 2018

Catalyzing Pediatric Tuberculosis Innovations (CaP TB): Implementation and Integration of New TB Care and Treatment Models

Overview

Country:

Cameroon; Côte d’Ivoire; Democratic Republic of Congo; Kenya; Lesotho; Malawi; Tanzania; Uganda; Zimbabwe; India

Topics:

CaP TB; Pediatric HIV Diagnosis, Care and Treatment; Tuberculosis

The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) is pioneering a project that will save children’s lives by introducing and using innovative diagnostics, drugs, and models of care for pediatric TB. The Unitaid-funded CaP TB project will run from October 2017 to September 2021 in nine sub-Saharan African countries (Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zimbabwe) and India.