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Papua New Guinea

Elizabeth, who has drug-resistant TB, receives a visit from an MSF community health worker at her home in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. © Sophie McNamara/MSF
Elizabeth, who has drug-resistant TB, receives a visit from an MSF community health worker at her home in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. © Sophie McNamara/MSF

    In Papua New Guinea in 2017, MSF focused on expanding access to care and improving adherence to treatment for patients with tuberculosis (TB).

    TB was declared a major public health emergency in Papua New Guinea, with almost 30,000 new cases in 2016. It is the fourth biggest cause of...

    Read full article in the International Activity Report 2017