TB in Migrants
12-month long project
Introduction & Overview
The 12-month duration project aims to assess the risks of imported TB infection spread by foreign visitors and propose a set of mechanisms for risk prevention based on international experience
- Assess migration flows, their structure and volumes, and the expected epidemiological risk of TB due to migrants for Georgia.
- Assess the risk, when TB will become a leading problem for migrants in Georgia, as it is in the countries of the European region.
- Analyze international experience on program activities and implementation to identify and prevent TB risk/morbidity in migrants.
- Develop recommendations to the Georgian authorities in close cooperation with stakeholders.
NCDC, CIF, TGF