Tuberculosis and gender

Research Question: 
What are the underlying cause of higher proportion of notified TB cases among women than men in Afghanistan. Afghanistan is the only country that reported higher proportion of TB among women than men during the past decade. Contrary to the rests of the world, Afghanistan has been reporting over 58% of reported TB cases among women. This question has not been funded and I would like to find fund to find answer to this queston.
Contact Instructions: 
The interested individuals and institutions can reach me through gqader@gmail.com or +93797261407