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Call for TB/HIV Project Coordinator

EATG is looking for a Tuberculosis (TB) HIV Project Coordinator in order to coordinate the EATG TB work and the preparation of a multi-stakeholders meeting focused on scientific/clinical issues relevant to the HIV/TB Community to be held in the first half of 2017.  The purpose of the meeting is to better inform EATG and other community advocates on TB/HIV treatment, care and research advocacy with a special focus on Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The aim is to increase the capacity of the ECAB/EATG members and partners to get further involved in TB drugs, and diagnostics development and access and to identify key research/advocacy priorities.

Reporting to the ECAB Chair, the EATG Office and the TB Advisory Committee, and in close collaboration with the BoD, PWG and TCWG, the TB/HIV Project Coordinator will support the development of EATG activities linked to TB/HIV Co-infection scientific unmet needs.

 TB/HIV Project Coordinator will be responsible for the:

  • Installation of a new TB/HIV Advisory Committee composed by EATG members with expertise and interest in TB/HIV;
  • Organization of a multistakeholder scientific event: i.e. contacting and inviting speakers and participants; setting up agenda; coordinating logistic aspects in collaboration with the TB/HIV SC, the Chairs and the EATG Office;
  • Support of the development and implementation of a workplan and strategy on TB/HIV within EATG for the second half of 2016 and the first half of 2017 according to the objectives of the EATG Long Term Strategy; and based on the outcomes of the multistakeholder meeting, to develop a strategy for EATG’s TB/HIV work through to the end of 2018.
  • Communication and collaboration with relevant stakeholders;
  • The preparation of agendas and notes for calls with the Advisory Committee;
  • Liaison with possible funders and support during the fundraising process particularly with the EATG Office;
  • Reporting on the meeting: make sure that minutes are taken, a report is produced and disseminated.
  • Organization of an internal webinar in preparation to the meeting
  • Liaison with the PWG and TCWG for TB activities with focus on policy actions and capacity building.

The TB/HIV Project Coordinator will receive a maximum of 2,175 € for the completion of the tasks.

You can find more details on this position in the attached terms of reference.

If you are interested in applying for the TB/HIV Project Coordinator position please send a CV and motivation letter to the EATG Executive Director Koen Block (Koen.block@eatg.org ) by  June 17 2016, 12 PM CEST.

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