Dutch minister Kaag praises new tuberculosis treatment from TB Alliance

Minister for foreign affairs and development cooperation of the Netherlands, Sigrid Kaag, about medical advances made by the TB Alliance, a nonprofit organization supported by the Dutch Government. With public investments from the Netherlands, the TB Alliance has recently developed a treatment for resistant tuberculosis, which is an important step towards the achievement of SDG3: "Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages."

The drug has recently been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the United States, making it the third FDA-approved anti-TB drug  in the last 40 years.

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