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Organization Contact Information

Name: Afro Global Alliance (GH)
Street 1: No. 45 Labawaleshie Rd. East Legon
Street 2: P. O. Box LT 393 Laterbiokoshie Accra, Ghana
City: Accra
Province: Accra
Post Code: 2055D0LT695
Country: Ghana
Phone: +233302924085
Email: ghana@afroglobal.org
Web Site: http://www.afroglobal.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Austin
Last Name: Obiefuna
Title: Country Director
Email: austinos7@yahoo.com
Phone: +233242166414

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Koko
Last Name: Ayanou
Title: ACSM Officer
Email: ayamurielle@yahoo.fr
Phone: +233205593690

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Community-Based Organization (CBO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: International
Organization Description:
AFRO GLOBAL ALLIANCE is a non-governmental, non-profit making and a charitable organization committed to the enforcement of human rights, reconciliation of the Afro youths worldwide and to promote peace, co-operation and friendship amongst society.
To bring to the attention of the Government, all agencies in the world, individuals and other social institutions in and around the globe the importance of providing for and supporting our main aims and objectives especially Stop TB Global Plan.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $100,001-$500,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Network with other partners
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Ghana
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Afro Global Alliance Ghana is one of the leading NGOs in TB control in Ghana. Currently we are co-hosting the National Stop TB Partnership in Ghana, implementing Global Fund projects on TB, and have also initiated programmes to support the country's programme and beyond. The Global TB Candlelight Meditation GTBCM is major advocacy platform and campaign movement that supports the country programme.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Nigeria
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Ghana
Nigeria
South Africa

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Ghana
Advocacy Nigeria
Advocacy South Africa
Delivery of health services and care Ghana
Delivery of health services and care Nigeria
Delivery of health services and care South Africa
Research and Development Ghana
Technical Assistance Ghana

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
since 2004, through the training of over 460 community volunteers in Ghana, Afro Global Alliance has made tremendous progress in the above area till date as the volunteers supervise treatment to make sure the obvious gap associated with DOTS is closed.

Drug-Resistant TB:
Through our initiation of TB Voice Network Ghana in 2006, an association of cured TB patients Afro Global Alliance has been in the forefront of advocating for completed treatment course to prevent drug-resistant TB.

TB-HIV:
Afro Global Alliance projects on TB or HIV are all geared towards building synergies of the two diseases and this we have done so well in the past 9 years and present in Ghana and Nigeria.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

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Last updated: August 19, 2011