MULTI-SECTORAL PARTNERSHIP STRENGTHENS SUPPORT TO TB CONTROL PROGRAM
Monday 4th of April 2011
DAVAO CITY, April 4 (PIA) – A multi-sectoral partnership of private and government agencies across the region has strengthened commitment to fully support the control and prevention program on tuberculosis which remains at the top ten causes of deaths in the country.
Some 40 private agencies and 14 government offices signed a pledge of support to implement the Philippine Plan of Action to Control Tuberculosis (PhilPACT) 2010-2016, which gears towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target on reducing TB deaths by 50 percent in 2015 and beyond.
The officials and representatives from the various offices also ...
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