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Video September 24, 2018

Papua New Guinea: Taking the Fight Against Tuberculosis On the Road

Papua New Guinea’s Daru Island has some of the highest, per capita, rates of Tuberculosis (TB) in the world. Yet getting diagnosis and treatment for TB can be a major challenge for the island’s 18,000 residents due to the island’s tough terrain. In an effort to stop the spread of TB on the island in its tracks, a new World Bank-supported project is taking diagnosis and treatment of TB on the road