The South Africa TB Program support TB activities in all 9 provinces. The program works closely with the South African National Department of Health and the provincial Department of Health: Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Northwest, Northern Cape, and Western Cape and including the South African Government’s 26 priority districts.
The geographic focus of the program is based on:
- Current USAID/Southern Africa support
- High HIV/AIDS and TB prevalence levels
- TB and TB/HIV Program performance
- Greatest degree of poverty and reliance on the public health system