What can you do?
To help us amplify the campaign and for us to help you raise awareness and contribute to ending TB within your community, we have prepared 5 actions, including materials in 6 languages we would love you to use and share.
1. USE THE TAILORED WORLD TB DAY 2019 CAMPAIGN MATERIALS
In the last section of this webpage you will find all campaign materials we developed for your use in 6 UN languages.
- Please use any of the 15 images along with one of the proposed Tweets available below.
- If you are from a high-burden country, reach out to your Head of State or Government using one of the country specific images available below.
- You can also create your own messages and visuals using the available creative assets below.
All campaign materials and much more are available on the World TB Day 2019 webpage.
2. TAKE A PHOTO WITH A TIME THEME AND SHARE ON SOCIAL MEDIA
We want the IT'S TIME campaign to go viral!
How do we do this?
With your help, we flood social media with thousands of photos! Take a photo with a time/watch/clock related theme and share it on social media while using one of the hashtags listed below. Tag @StopTB.
TAKE A PHOTO with a time/watch/clock related theme, and share it on social media while using one of the hashtags listed below. Tag @StopTB.
See example photos:
Point to your wrist watch - IT'S TIME to End TB.
Point to clock on on your mobile phone - IT'S TIME to End TB
Show the clock on the wall or on a building to show IT'S TIME
Show the time on a clock - IT'S TIME to End TB.
3. USE THE HASHTAGS IN ALL YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS.
PLEASE TAG @StopTB
4. CUSTOMIZE YOUR PROFILE PICTURE ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Add the famous Red Arrow Twibbon to your social media profile picture.
5. SHARE YOUR EVENT LOCATION
Social Media GIFs and Images
We have prepared a number of GIFs (animated images) and single images to download and share on social media channels. All GIFs and single JPGs are available in the 6 UN languages on the World TB Day dedicated webpage.
15 Top high-burden countries social media images
To ensure our messages are reaching the highest levels of decision makers in the country, we hope that you will be willing to reach out to your Head of State or Government. Therefore we created 15 social media images for the top high-burden countries. You can find all the images through this link.
Find out on this list if your Head of State or Government is on Twitter. We have included as many details as available in the public domain.
Please use one of the following samples of social media messages along with your favorite image.
More Tweets and Facebook post are available on the World TB Day Webpage.
It’s Time to put people first in the TB response. On #WorldTBDay2019 join forces in the call to successfully treat 40 million people in the world with TB between 2018 and 2022. #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time to fully fund the TB response. This #WorldTBDay2019 join the TB community to mobilize US$13 billion a year by 2022 for universal access to quality TB prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care. #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time to #StepUpTheFight. On #WorldTBDay2019 join forces in calling for at least US$14 Billion for the @GlobalFund to fight AIDS, TB and Malaria. Visit https://bit.ly/2U2oBoS to learn more! #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time to talk about TB. On #WorldTBDay2019 we want to end TB-related stigma and discrimination and to protect and promote human rights. Visit https://bit.ly/2STu1Ga to learn more! #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time for an effective TB vaccine. The TB community calls on #WorldTBDay2019 to join forces to protect those most at risk of becoming ill. #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time to fund innovation to end TB. On #WorldTBDay2019 join forces to call for an increase in overall investments for TB R&D to US$2 billion a year. #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time for access to short and simple TB treatments for all in need. On #WorldTBDay2019 we call for new rapid testing and TB treatment regimens that are short, with no side effects and accessible for all. #ItsTimetoEndTB @StopTB
It’s Time to scale up diagnosis and treatment of drug-resistant TB. On #WorldTBDay2019 we need to successfully treat 1.5 million people with drug-resistant TB (including 115 000 children) between 2018 and 2022. #ItsTimetoEndTB @ StopTB
Women, girls & gender minorities are more likely to live in poverty, lack social opportunity – and be carers for people with TB. Wave 7 of @StopTB TB REACH focuses on these groups’ leadership in the TB response. https://bit.ly/2SQQ8wQ Let’s talk TB at @WomenDeliver! #ItsTimetoEndTB
DID YOU KNOW? TB is now the world’s number-one infectious disease killer and leading cause of death for people with HIV. On #WorldTBDay2019 visit https://bit.ly/2STu1Ga to learn more! Join forces with @StopTB to spread the message. #ItsTimetoEnd
DID YOU KNOW? Nearly one-third of AMR deaths are due to TB. Drug-resistant TB is a global health security threat. This #WorldTBDay let us act to stop it. @StopTB
TB in prisons is a crisis all around the world. According to the WHO, levels of TB in prisons are up to 100 times higher than in civilian populations. To end TB, we must end TB among prisoners. Let’s act on this #WorldTBDay 2019. Check out the Stop TB Supported Guide https://bit.ly/2XifDpx @StopTB
Many countries are failing to apply human rights-based TB control in the context of migration. This #WorldTBDay we call to provide TB services for mobile and migrant populations. See the @StopTB and @O’Neill Institute developed tool https://bit.ly/2tAKLTe
It’s Time for real-time TB Data to facilitate real time action to end TB. On this #WorldTBDay2019 join @StopTB and check out the data dashboard to check the real-time TB situation in your country https://bit.ly/2psF8VM.
Social Media Headers
Do you have your own message in mind?
You will find below the visual identity of WTBD 2019 available for download in 6 UN languages. Use it on your posts, documents, letters, etc.
And to further support your creative skills, we are providing an "empty" social media image template for you to add your own message. Download the template in your language and write your message. Post it and share it with us.
More creative assets are available for download on the World TB Day 2019 webpage.
Do you wish to get the WTBD 2019 "It's TIME" theme printed on visibility items? We are providing below a link to "ready for print" technical files for tote bags and and T-shirts.