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


The following tables illustrate the distribution by technical area of the USAID TB budget for Burma that will be used for the implementation of Burma’s FY21 TB Roadmap (Table 1) and the core indicators that will be used to monitor implementation of Burma’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 Burma per Technical Area*

Technical AreaUSAID TB budget for FY21USAID Percentage of TB budget for FY21
TOTAL BUDGET:$10,823,000100%

*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 Burma from 2015-2019 and Targets from 2020-2022

REACH: Increased DS- and DR-TB case notification
1TB Detection67.2%69.5%69.0%76.2%77%UNGA Target: 159,000UNGA Target: 147,400UNGA Target: 136,900
2Bacteriological Diagnosis Coverage (Pulmonary TB)38.5%40.7%40.8%44.1%45%
3Childhood TB Notifications34,93031,63328,72326,26223,703UNGA target: 34,400UNGA target: 33,400UNGA target: 31,600
4Drug-Resistant TB Notifications2,8043,2133,3093,5143,232UNGA target: 7,000UNGA target: 9,700UNGA target: 10,100
5Private Sector TB Notifications48,70344,522
6Contact Investigation Coverage***
CURE: High treatment success rate in DS- and DR-TB
7TB Treatment Success Rate87.4%87.7%87.2%88%
8Drug-Resistant TB treatment Success Rate79.5%79.3%79%
PREVENT: Prevent TB transmission and development
9TPT Coverage3,3611,0186,8685,77610,591UNGA target: 86,600UNGA target: 123,750UNGA target: 146,050
SELF-RELIANCE: Commitment and sustainability
10Proportion of Domestic Financing for TB**6.7%6.5%

*Projected UNGA targets.
**Proportion of Domestic Financing for TB is calculated as follows: ( cf_tot_domestic/ cf_tot)*100