KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is the principal international non-profit organization that is exclusively dedicated to fighting tuberculosis (TB) worldwide and to strengthening health systems against TB, globally and locally.  KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is an international center of expertise for TB control. KNCV is an organization of passionate TB professionals; this includes doctors, researchers, training experts, nurses and epidemiologists.  KNCV aims to stop the spread of the worldwide epidemic of the second ‘killer’ infectious disease and to prevent the further spread of drug-resistant TB. Over the past century KNCV has built up a wealth of knowledge and expertise, initially by pushing back TB successfully in the Netherlands. Since the 1970s KNCV shares the knowledge and expertise with the rest of the world. KNCV builds on people’s own strengths, capacities and sense of responsibility and focus the efforts on enabling and improving the capacity of TB control programs and partners to deal with the TB epidemic. What KNCV does KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation facilitates the exchange of knowledge and experience on tuberculosis control with countries and partner organizations. KNCV builds on peoples’ own strengths, capacities and sense of responsibility and focus the efforts on enabling and improving the capacity of TB control programs and partners to deal with the TB epidemic.