Invitation to the 2024 World TB Day Global Town Hall Meeting (THM)

24 March, 2024

Excellency, Dear TB Stakeholder,

Afrihealth Optonet Association (AHOA) invites you and all Tuberculosis Stakeholders to the Town Hall Meeting (THM) to commemorate the 2024 World Tuberculosis (TB) Day.

TOPIC: Ending TB Everywhere - distances covered, milestones achieved, destinations yet to be reached

This global gathering shall review the ongoing efforts to end Tuberculosis in all countries, and the contributions of the civil society and non-state actors to these efforts. It'll focus on 'Ending TB Everywhere - distances covered, milestones achieved, destinations yet to be reached'. Through this town hall meeting (THM), the Afrihealth Optonet Association (AHOA) seeks to reaffirm its commitment to Ending TB, receive country reports and organizational end-TB interventions, review approaches, and continue to promote the 'Leave No One Behind' paradigm. This Meeting shall be held in English Language. We apologize that interpretations may not be available. Join us!

When: Mar 26, 2024 02:00 PM West Central Africa

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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

About Afrihealth Optonet Association (AHOA) and the benefits of being a Member/Partner of AHOA (

Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.

Health, Empowerment and Sustainable Development,



Health Economist; Certified Evaluation and Projects/Programmes Management

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CEO & Permanent Representative to the United Nations,

Afrihealth Optonet Association (AHOA)- CSOs Global Movement and

Think-tank for Health and Development

(Winner of the SDG 3 – Good Health and Wellbeing Champion Award);

Former Chairman, National World Malaria Day Committee, Nigeria

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HIFA Profile: Uzodinma Adirieje is an international consultant, resource person/facilitator, projects/programs manager, community leader, negotiator, advocate and author/writer/columnist, based in Nigeria and constantly driven by a raw passion for success and wholesome commitment to Health, HIV/AIDS, TB, Nutrition, Environment, Peace-building and Development. He’s a civil society/private-sector activist, working with Governments, Senate and House of Representatives Health and HIV/AIDS Committees, Federal and State Ministries of Health, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) and line MDAs, Multi-lateral and United Nations Agencies, Development Partners, local/international NGOs/CBOs/FBOs at National, State, Local Government and Community/Ward levels, and managing donor funds. A World Bank-trained Health Economist, Health Systems and Organizational Development specialist, his major subjects of interest include the MDGs, Primary Health Care; conferences/meetings/workshops, blindness and nutritional problems; Health Sector Reforms; Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), Health Promotion, Healthcare Financing/Insurance and Peace-building. He has requisite knowledge and demonstrated capabilities/capacities for Programs/Projects and Organizational management and administration, Excellent writing and public speaking skills, Research/Evidence-generation, Partnerships building/coordination and management, Advocacy, social mobilisation and communication, Capacity-building/training and facilitation, Outreaches and community-based interventions. He publishes in his blog at, e-forums, online, journals and newspapers, and consults for Federal Ministry of Health, UNAIDS, UNDP, ILO, Unicef, the Global Fund’s Country Coordinating Mechanism, National Primary Health Care development Agency and National Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS. He’s CEO of Health Systems & Projects Consultants Ltd; National Coordinator of Coalition on Vaccines and Immunisations for All Nigerians; and Executive Director of Afrihealth Optonet Association.

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