TIBA has four specific aims;
• Improving the diagnosis and surveillance of infectious diseases in resource-poor settings.
• Improving the deployment of existing drug treatments and enhance local capacity to develop new ones.
• Improving the deployment of existing vaccines and enhance local capacity to develop new ones.
• Improve the management of both endemic and emerging infections by;
Strengthening health systems, with special attention to ethics and governance;
Improving policy development and implementation (e.g. drug procurement, local licensing, regulatory harmonization);
Enhancing capacity to respond to infectious diseases emergencies, while protecting capacity to manage endemic diseases concurrently