Our Goal: #TBFreePH

Tuberculosis (TB) is curable, yet only one out of five Filipinos choose to have their symptoms checked up.

Every hour, three Filipinos die of TB.

Get tested. Get treated. Be protected.

At 554 cases per 100,000 Filipinos, the Philippines has the highest TB incidence rate in Asia. To be considered TB-free, we should only be at 55 cases per 100,000 by 2035.

As of June 30, 2020, according to Department of Health’s Integration Tuberculosis Information System (DOH-ITIS), we have found and notified


By 2022, we hope to find and treat 2.5 million Filipinos with active TB December 31, 2022 12:00 PM 335 Days

Learn More about #TBFREEPH

News & Articles

Read latest updates from #TBFreePH

Torch of Hope

Written by Claudeth Ciriaco / Business Mirror It was on a fine summer day in May on...
Read More

Medical alliance works to bring down cost of TB tests

Written by Patricia Denise M. Chiu / Philippine Daily Inquirer An alliance of 20...
Read More

How Manila is using its COVID-19 response to find TB...

Written by Jenny Lei Ravelo / Devex Upon entering the Delpan quarantine facility...
Read More

Access our Resources

IEC Materials, Webinars, Updates

Let's talk about TB

#TBFreePH Forum