What is TB?

What really is Tuberculosis? Haven't we eradicated it already? What is drug resistance? Why should I care? Find answers to these questions and other issues regarding the disease in our section "What is TB?".


Thoughtful lady If a cure exists, why have we not eliminated the disease yet? What drives the spread of the disease and the development of resistances? The section "Barriers" contains brief descriptions and explanations to the root causes for the spread and evolution of TB.


Counselor doing ACF What is the role of our society domestically? How do we support development organizations abroad? How can we finally defeat the disease? Find out more about the work that we do in the section "Activities".