Democratic Republic of Congo Tuberculosis Roadmap Overview, Fiscal Year 2021

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This is an overview of the USAID/Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 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 Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that will be used for the implementation of DRC’s FY21 TB Roadmap (Table 1) and the core indicators that will be used to monitor implementation of DRC’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 DRC per Technical Area*

Technical Area USAID TB budget for FY21 USAID Percentage of TB budget for FY21
REACH $6,140,905 44%
CURE $4,821,968 34%
PREVENT $1,963,635 14%
SELF-RELIANCE $1,073,493 8%
TOTAL BUDGET: $14,000,000 100%

*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 DRC 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 48.3% 51.4% 57.3% 62.9% 64% UNGA Target: 263,100 UNGA Target: 249,000 UNGA Target: 233,800
2 Bacteriological Diagnosis Coverage (Pulmonary TB) 82.8% 81.0% 79.5% 77.2% 77%
3 Childhood TB Notifications 3,062 14,213 16,933 18,453 TBD UNGA target: 32,800 UNGA target: 32,600 UNGA target: 31,200
4 Drug-Resistant TB Notifications 503 748 912 787 951 UNGA target: 3,200 UNGA target: 4,900 UNGA target: 5,200
5 Private Sector TB Notifications TBD
6 Contact Investigation Coverage** 80.0%
CURE: High treatment success rate in DS- and DR-TB
7 TB Treatment Success Rate 89.8% 88.8% 90.4% 93%
8 Drug-Resistant TB treatment Success Rate 86.8% 85.1% 82%
PREVENT: Prevent TB transmission and development
9 TPT Coverage 13,045 118,925 64,751 UNGA target: 230,640 UNGA target: 329,520 UNGA target: 400,350
SELF-RELIANCE: Commitment and sustainability
10 Proportion of Domestic Financing for TB 5.0% 4.0% 3%

*Projected UNGA targets.
**Based on limited data.

Date 
Friday, July 23, 2021 - 10:15am

Last updated: July 23, 2021