TARGETS Resources

Multimedia, Tools and Downloads

Targeting Malaria
A special-issue TARGETS brochure looking at some of the RPC's findings in malaria research, released in November 2009 for the MIM Pan-African Conference on Malaria

Targeting TB
A special-issue TARGETS brochure featuring some of the RPC's partners and their research in TB, released in December 2010 for The Union World Conference on Lung Health.

Film on Reporting Research: Raising Media Debate around TB
Watch a film about bringing researchers and journalists together for a workshop co-facilitated by TARGETS, the Panos Relay Programme and ZAMBART in June 2009. Presented at WCSJ 2009.

Media Toolkit on Reporting TB
Download a media information resource pack produced by the Panos Relay Programme with TARGETS.

New screening technologies for TB
Read about TB diagnostics advocated by TARGETS researcher Dr Ruth McNerney.

IPTi Webtool
Find out more about the web-based decision making tool designed for malaria control programme policy makers at country and regional level.

TB Anti-Stigma Toolkit
Download an educational toolkit for use in communities and health services, developed by ZAMBART in collaboration with AIDS Alliance and Care International.

Guardian Katine Project Blog
"Why have we not won the TB Battle?" Read TARGETS' contribution to the development debate on the Guardian website, with an Explainer about TB/HIV in Uganda

Integrating TB and HIV Care in Sub-Saharan Africa: How it works in practice
Read a background paper from the TARGETS and COMDIS joint RPC address to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Global TB

Urgent Action Needed to Tackle TB
Read an open letter in the Times newspaper, supported by TARGETS for World TB Day 2009

Survival - The Deadly Combination
Watch a documentary by Rockhopper TV featuring the ZAMSTAR research team in South Africa

Briefings and Reports

Policy Briefs

The converging impact of Tuberculosis, AIDS and food insecurity in Zambia and South Africa
HIV, Livelihoods, Food and Nutrition Security: Findings from Renewal Research, Brief 5
Bond V, Chileshe M, Magazi B and Sullivan C. 2008

Report of the Eleventh WHOPES Working Group Meeting, December 2007

Prospects for Eradication and Elimination of Malaria: a technical briefing for DFID
DFID HRC, J. Lines, C.J.M. Whitty and K. Hanson, Dec 2007

Access to HIV/AIDS Care, A Study Among People Living With HIV/AIDS
Rangan S, Kudale A, Joseph S, Salve S, Patil S. 2006

Protecting all pregnant women and children under five years living in endemic areas of Africa with insecticide treated mosquito nets
Webster J, Lines J, Smith L. for the Global Malaria Programme, World Health Organization 2006

Research Reports

Malaria Early Warning Systems in Iran
Report on the development of systems for early detection, early warning and control of malaria outbreaks in Iran
Jonathan Cox

Renewal Workshop Report, ZAMSTAR
Tuberculosis: An Additional Tipping Stress on Poor Households in Mbekweni

Makerere University Workshop Report
Childhood mortality rates in Uganda: can we meet the millennium development goals?
Fred Nuwaha

Annual Reports

TARGETS Annual Report Jun 08 - May 09

TARGETS Annual Report Jun 07 - May 08

TARGETS Annual Report Jun 06 - May 07

TARGETS Annual Report Jun 05 - May 06


For a comprehensive list of TARGETS publications go to the RPC Project Record and Related Documents on DFID's R4D


Newsletter ISSUE 10: October 2009
"Acceptable Interventions for Malaria in Pregnancy: innovative ways of working with health care users and providers" with Lucy Smith (LSHTM)

Newsletter ISSUE 9: October 2008
"Communicating Research Findings: A Bottom-up Approach" by Shilpa Karvande (MAAS-CHRD)

Newsletter ISSUE 8: December 2007
Zambart Project vists MAAS-CHRD

Newsletter ISSUE 7: Special Issue: October 2007
TARGETS tuberculosis research leaflet

Newsletter ISSUE 6: June 2007
"Zamstar Project - A multilevel approach in the investigation of poverty as determinant of tuberculosis in Zambia" - a report by Dr. Delia Boccia

Newsletter ISSUE 5: February 2007
"Childhood mortality rates in Uganda: Can we meet the Millennium Development Goals?" - a workshop report by Dr.Fred Nuwaha

Newsletter ISSUE 4: November 2006
Extending Networks: Collboration between MAAS-CHRD and LEPRA Society in India, DCVRN Meeting Report

Newsletter ISSUE 3: August 2006
Training of Microbiologists by Zambart Project, Access to HIV Care in India, TB and Poor Households in Zambia, Melinda Gates visits ZAMSTAR

Newsletter ISSUE 2: May 2006
First findings from HIMAL, PSSMC and TB/HIV core group meeting

Newsletter ISSUE 1: February 2006
ZAMSTAR launch, MIM 2005 and directorship of TARGETS


Consortium for Research on Equitable Health Systems (CREHS)

Evidence for Action


ACT Consortium

London International Development Centre

TB Alert

Stop TB Partnership

Malaria Consortium

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

ID21 Health


DFID Tuberculosis Knowledge Programme 2001 - 2006

DFID Malaria Knowledge Programme 2001 - 2006