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The Union calls for public health synergies in the response to COVID-19

16th March 2020

As a response to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) is calling to ensure that no-one is left behind and resources and opportunities are fairly shared. 

In a statement published on Friday 13 March, The Union called for public health synergy in all areas and accessible testing and medications to the most vulnerable people in the response to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. 
'The Union undertakes to use its resources, including its membership network, its conferences, webinars and publications, its communications team and its technical team to support the global response to the challenge of COVID-19'. 
Read the full statement here