World TB Month was an exciting month for the TB CARE II South Africa Project! In order to promote TB awareness and prevention, the project conducted a series of community activations and a massive TB screening campaigns. This campaign was conducted in Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, Gauteng, Eastern Cape, and Western Cape.
A total of 18 activations were conducted during the World TB Month. Many of these were to focus in Limpopo province where the National World TB Day commemoration was going to take place. The aim was to use most of the activations to mobilize communities in and around Lephalale for the national event. The majority of activations were undertaken in Limpopo. Other provinces that staged activations were Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, Gauteng, Eastern Cape, and Western Cape.
If you would like to read more about the successes of the massive TB screening campaign, please see the project's Massive TB Screening Campaign Report.