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Organization Contact Information

Name: Advocates for Health and Development Initiative (AHDi)
Street 1: 1, United CDA, Unit 1, Off Modinat Owotedo str. Isale Ayo Ni, Ijoko-Lemode, Ijoko.
Street 2:
City: Ifo
Province: Ogun
Post Code: P.O. Box 2644 Agege, Lagos
Country: Nigeria
Phone: +2348051912856
Email: advocateshdi@gmail.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Comrade
First Name: KOLAWOLE
Last Name: EKANOYE
Title: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/ PROGRAM COORDINATOR
Email: kolawoleekan@gmail.com
Phone: +2348037101512

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: MISTER
First Name: OLUMIDE
Last Name: MOBEE
Title: PROGRAM OFFICER
Email: holumeedey@gmail.com
Phone: +2348082741060

General Information

Board Constituency: Communities
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
MISSION: To mitigate the impact of physical, social and economic effect of HIV, TB, Malaria and other public health issues within the communities.

Advocates for Health and Development Initiative (AHDi) a Non-Organization set to bring hope to the less-privileges by making ready information on how to explore opportunities and also identify with people living with HIV and other terminal diseases such as Tuberculosis, Malaria and other public health issues. This organization was established in 28th August 2006.

 
Total number of staff in your organization: 1 - 5
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1,001-$5,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Attendance at a TB related event
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: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Nigeria
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) As an organization, we sensitize our community on how to assess TB treatment and we also pass information that TB treatment is free. We have trained community volunteers who refer TB suspect for test.
(2) The organization is currently serving as a Lead TB CBO on the Community Systems Strengthening component of the Global Fund Round 9 Phase 2 Health Systems Strengthening project in Nigeria.
(3) AHDi is also a member of the Nigerian Stop TB Partnership.
 

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)
Nigeria

Specializations

Advocacy
Research and Development

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Nigeria
Research and Development Nigeria

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:

Drug-Resistant TB:
We have been able to report situation of extortion in the a General Hospital in Nigeria in 2010. This are issues that leads to people not completing their treatment after two months when they feel better.

TB-HIV:
We are member of Ogun state TB-HIV working group and we contribute in discussions on how to move the group forward.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
I declare that there are no area of conflict of interest since all we do is about people at the community.

Application date: May 22, 2009
Last updated: November 7, 2014