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Members of The Union Africa Region

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The Union is divided into seven regions to provide a platform for addressing lung health and related issues from a regional perspective. This structure offers members opportunities to network with colleagues who face the same regional challenges and contributes to The Union's deep understanding of local issues.

The Union Africa Region is made up of more than 700 organisations and individuals.

Heritage Members


Benin   Ministère de la Santé
Chad Programme National de lutte contre la Tuberculose
Congo, Democratic Rep.   Programme National de Lutte Contre la Tuberculose
Cȏte d’Ivoire Comité Antituberculeux de la Cȏte d'Ivoire 
Ghana   Ghana Society For Prevention of TB & Lung Disease
Kenya Kenya Association for Prevention of TB and Lung Disease
Malawi   Ministry of Health and Population
South Africa   South African National TB Association (SANTA)
Sudan EpiLab
Tanzania, United Rep.   Ministry of Health

Associate Organisational Members


Burkina Faso                        

Association Kasabati                    



President: Ivan Anthony (South Africa)
Vice-President: Arinze Austin Obiefuna (Ghana)
Secretary General and Board Representative: Vacant 
Treasurer: Benjamin Dzivenu (Ghana)