Episode 2: "Translating the UNHLM Commitments into Action: Ensuring Investment in TB R&D to eliminate TB"
The second episode of The Dose Podcast will focus on the first ever High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis held by the United Nations General Assembly and the commitments made there to fight TB. The High-Level Meeting is only the fifth time that the UN in its history has called for a high-level meeting devoted to a health issue. This podcast will highlight the outcomes resulting from the UNHLM, consider how we can hold countries accountable to their commitments, as well as drive the momentum in development of new TB therapies, vaccines and diagnostics.
Moderator: Bobby Ramakant, Citizen News Service
Speaker: Honorable Nick Herbert, Member of Parliament for Arundel and South Downs in the UK.
Speaker: Blessi Kumar, CEO of the Global Coalition of TB Activists