Bangladesh Tuberculosis Roadmap Overview, Fiscal Year 2021

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This is an overview of the USAID/Bangladesh FY 2021 Tuberculosis (TB) Roadmap, implemented with FY 2020 budget.

TABLES

The following tables illustrate the distribution by technical area of the USAID TB budget for Bangladesh that will be used for the implementation of Bangladesh’s FY21 TB Roadmap (Table 1) and the core indicators that will be used to monitor implementation of Bangladesh’s TB Roadmap and the country's progress towards the United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on TB targets (UNGA targets) (Table 2).

Table 1: USAID Budget for Bangladesh per Technical Area*

Technical Area USAID TB budget for FY21 USAID Percentage of TB budget for FY21
REACH $9,139,134 57%
CURE $4,900,000 30%
PREVENT $1,283,866 8%
SELF-RELIANCE $800,000 5%
TOTAL BUDGET: $16,123,000 100%

*USAID is working with the Global Fund to provide similar budget data for next year. It is anticipated this information will be added once the discussions have been finalized.


Table 2: TB Core Indicators in Bangladesh from 2015-2019 and Targets from 2020-2022

# Name 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019* 2020** 2021** 2022**
REACH: Increased DS- and DR-TB case notification
1 TB Detection 59.8% 63.7% 68.7% 74.8% 81% UNGA Target: 340,400 UNGA Target: 320,600 UNGA Target: 300,400
2 Bacteriological Diagnosis Coverage (Pulmonary TB) 71.6% 72.4% 73.8% 71.8% 71%
3 Childhood TB Notifications 8,073 9,266 10,171 11,302 12,330 UNGA target: 24,700 UNGA target: 27,200 UNGA target: 26,900
4 Drug-Resistant TB Notifications 954 978 950 1,234 1,380 UNGA target: 3,600 UNGA target: 5,100 UNGA target: 5,400
5 Private Sector TB Notifications 68,314 72,937
6 Contact Investigation Coverage*** 131,795
CURE: High treatment success rate in DS- and DR-TB
7 TB Treatment Success Rate 93.1% 93.5% 93.7% 94%
8 Drug-Resistant TB treatment Success Rate 78.3% 77.8% 73%
PREVENT: Prevent TB transmission and development
9 TPT Coverage 11,394 23,748 29,880 UNGA target: 185,560 UNGA target: 285,300 UNGA target: 349,340
SELF-RELIANCE: Commitment and sustainability
10 Proportion of Domestic Financing for TB 20.6% 30%

*Provisional data.
**Projected UNGA targets.
***Based on available data.

Date 
Friday, October 16, 2020 - 9:15am

Last updated: October 16, 2020