Interregional workshop for tuberculosis (TB) control and care among refugee and migrant populations
10–11 May 2016, Catania, Italy
The objectives of the workshop are to:
- provide an updated overview of TB-relevant policies and practices, with special focus on migrant TB screening and cross-border collaboration;
- provide orientation on cost-effective TB screening;
- strengthen intercountry communication; and
- identify areas for further research and evidence building.
Representatives from 20 countries in the WHO European Region, 5 countries from the Eastern Mediterranean Region and 3 countries from the African Region will attend the workshop. The main international stakeholders on migration health and TB will also participate. The working language will be English.