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Organization Contact Information

Name: PASADA
Street 1: Chang'ombe
Street 2:
City: DAR ES SALAAM
Province: na
Post Code: 255
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Phone: +255 22 2865451
Organization Email: pasada@pasada.or.tz
Web Site: http://www.pasada.or.tz
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Leah
Last Name: Mtui
Title: Coordinator TB/HIV activities and Community Health Education Officer
Email: niwamtui@yahoo.com
Phone: +255754496057

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Fortunata
Last Name: Mubihona
Title: Assistant Medical Officer
Email: fmubihona@yahoo.com
Phone: +255713297586

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Faith-based organization (FBO)
Organization Description:
Responding to the call of faith, PASADA strives to provide and maintain quality, caring and compassionate services and support to people affected by HIV/AIDS in the Archdiocese of Dar es Salaam, with particular attention to the poorest and most needy, through a holistic approach and with special emphasis on the values of justice and solidarity.
 
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Specializations / Areas of Work

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Research and Development

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 100 +
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 51 - 99
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
 
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Other partners
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: Technical assistance and advice
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
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:
1. Directly involved in the detectiong, treatment and patient support during course of treatment
2. Community education and awareness activities
3. TB/HIV collaborative activities like
- HIV counselling and testing services
- provide of ARV treatment to TB patients co infected with HIV
- Provide Septine (cotrimoxazole to TB patients who are co infected with HIV)
- nutritional support to TB and TB/HIV patients
- home based care service to patients sick at home.
- Screening and provision of TB and TB/HIV services to key populations (drug users, sex workers)
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Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: United Republic of Tanzania
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
United Republic of Tanzania

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:
conducting four times a year community advocacy and sensitization. Currently plan is involvement of groups at risk "Drug addicts, alcoholics in the community. this is done in collaboration with community leaders.

TB-HIV:
Screening of all HIV clients attending at our Care and Treatment centers for HIV. This is an ongoing activity

Laboratory Strengthening:
Quarterly supportive supervision from National TB program on Quality Assessment and streghthening of laboratory services.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 9, 2009
Last updated: June 23, 2014