IMPACT 2 TB: Signing of MOU with the Ministry of Health and Population
After the successful completion of IMPACT TB phase I, BNMT Nepal is implementing the second phase, IMPACT 2 TB, ‘Implementation Modeling and Validation to Accelerate TB elimination in Nepal’ funded by Nick Simons Foundation from January 2020. The project aims to refine, optimise and demonstrate the value of mathematical TB models to inform policy for intervention scale up at local and national level. On 26 December 2019, BNMT Nepal signed the MoU with the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) for the same.
The project will be implemented in Mahottari, Bardiya, Pyuthan and Chitwan district from January 2020 to December 2022. It is currently under the pre-implementation phase, arranging logistics and undergoing the recruitment process.
News & Events
Commemoration of World TB Day 2021
On March 24, 2021 BNMT Nepal commemorated World TB Day 2021 with the theme, ‘The Clock is Ticking’ in central and district level conducting various activities in coordination with the...
The IMPACT 2 TB and Target TB projects kick off meet
The IMPACT 2 TB and Target TB project kick off meeting was held in Kathmandu on 22nd February 2021. In the meeting, the Nepalese government and non-government stakeholders along with...
Experience of participating in the Union Conference, Hyderabad
It was a great opportunity for me as a part of the IMPACT TB team to participate in the 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health, held in Hyderabad India, from 30th October to 2nd November, 2019. The Union Conference...