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A nurse at Zugdidi regional TB hospital, in Georgia’s Samegrelo region, where MSF first started working in 2006. © Daro Sulakauri/MSF
A nurse at Zugdidi regional TB hospital, in Georgia’s Samegrelo region, where MSF first started working in 2006. © Daro Sulakauri/MSF

    Tuberculosis (TB) represents a significant public health issue in Georgia, where MSF activities focus on patients with the multidrug-resistant form of the disease.

    In 2016, the World Health Organization estimated that 92 people per 100,000 in Georgia were newly infected with TB and 460 patients needed treatment for...

    Read full article in the International Activity Report 2017