Thu 23 Feb 2012
National Level Events:
The National Media Launch of World TB Day 2012 – 27th February
On the 27th of February the National TB Program will formally launch this year’s World TB Day activities at a media event. Representatives from media agencies throughout the country will be invited to attend the launch at Aopi Haus (Department of Health – first floor conference room) from 11:00 – 12:30. Information about TB will be provided as well as an overview of the national and provincial plans. Media packs will be given to all invited guests and opportunities for interviews and TB news stories will be provided over light refreshments.
The ‘Lend your voice to stopping TB’ Campaign – Throughout March
In the public:
We will be running a nationwide campaign enabling individuals to make a pledge of commitment to stopping TB in PNG. The “I want…’ campaign forms will be circulated through all provinces and completed forms will be on public display at designated sites during the month of March. All forms completed during the month of March will be presented to Government at the National TB Forum.