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Application to ENGAGE-TB Regional Workshop (Latin America and the Caribbean)

By Daniel Bernal | 07 Aug, 2019

Partners in Health together with the TB Coalition of the Americas are pleased to invite members of the Civil Society from El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico to apply to participate in the 1st Regional Workshop for Socialization and Awareness of the WHO ENGAGE-TB approach. This workshop will take place from the 23rd of September to the 27th of the same month, 2019, in one of the countries participating in the QRA-T-PIH grant of the Global Fund to fight AIDS/HIV, tuberculosis and malaria.

During the workshop, representatives of the World Health Organization will train members of the civil society and government officials in the ENGAGE-TB approach. The purpose is for them to acquire the skills necessary to apply this strategy in their countries of origin, as well as to train other groups in the skills needed for this task. The ultimate objective of the workshop is to strengthen the collaboration between governments and civil society in community activities to fight the tuberculosis epidemic. The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean that will be represented are Bolivia, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and the Dominican Republic.

The program, travel and per diem costs will be borne by the by the Global Fund through Partners In Health. Please note that only individuals or organizations located in El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico are elegible. To apply to the workshop, you must register by filling this form:

https://forms.gle/SkavXRYtQB2xHEJ6A

Additionally, we request that you send us your abbreviated CV (2 pages) to . In less than 20 days we will contact you to notify the result of your application.

If you know of any other individual or organization from El Salvador, Guatemala or Mexico that may be interested in participating in this workshop, we would appreciate you forwarding this invitation.

In case you are not interested in participating in this workshop but would like to be aware of the following workshops and events related to the involvement of the civil society in the fight against tuberculosis in LAC, please send a message to expressing your interest.

Best regards,

Daniel Bernal-Serrano
Coordinador Sub-regional | OBSERVA TB
TEL: +44 0 77 0608 1778 | Email:

 

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