The theme of World TB Day 2020 – ‘It’s time to end TB’ which puts the accent on the urgency to act on the commitments made by global leaders to prevent it. TB which remains the deadliest infectious disease. TB is not deadly if treated promptly.
This World TB Day, WHO calls on governments, affected communities, civil society organizations, health-care providers, and national/international partners to unite forces under the banner “Find. Treat. All. #EndTB” to ensure no one is left behind.
World TB Day provides the opportunity to shine the spotlight on the disease and mobilize political and social commitment to accelerate progress to end TB.