Azerbaijan TB Coalition continues its activities in the field of fighting tuberculosis. Thus, on 29 November 2017, there was held a seminar with a participation of Azerbaijan TB Coalition members (the Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society, “Hayat” International Humanitarian Organization) and the representatives of the Ministry of Labor and Population Social Protection in the Azerbaijan Arbitration and Mediation Center. Obstacles to TB treatment services in Azerbaijan and possible solutions of these obstacles were discussed during the seminar.
The draft of the National Advocacy Strategic Plan for Tuberculosis was presented to the participants of the seminar and discussed. This Plan will be submitted to the relevant government structures.
The Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society was represented at the seminar by “Community based health” program coordinator Matanat Garakhanova and an employee of “Migration” department Sona Hajiyeva.