Community Connect

Connect with the communities advocating for lung health worldwide

Open to the public free of charge, Community Connect is the conference community area. It is a vibrant virtual space where community activists, scientists, students, civil society and others come together to network, exchange ideas, discuss solutions and inspire action towards our common goals of ending tuberculosis, reducing tobacco use and improving lung health globally.

Sessions will be held under the follow themes:

  1. Right to Health: Human rights, race, gender, LGBTQ+
  2. Community Responses to Health Emergencies: Emerging trends in health, COVID-19, mental health, TOLD
  3. Addressing Barriers to Accessing Treatment and Care: Access to quality medicines, R&D, health systems strengthening
  4. Advocacy and Innovation: Post-HLM advocacy, advocacy for R&D during a pandemic, new approaches to advocacy, current global events

If you have any questions, email communityconnect@theunion.org.

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