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Organization Contact Information

Name: Action for Community Development
Street 1: # 8 Ogbahon Street off Upper Owina Road Evbuotubu Quarters Benin City
Street 2: #7 First Power LINe Road Evbuotubu Quarters Benin City
City: Benin
Province: Edo
Post Code: 300001
Country: Nigeria
Phone: 234-8182243781,234-8033479893
Email: actionforcd@yahoo.com
Web Site: http://.www.acdng.org , www.acdng.net

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: MR
First Name: Sam
Last Name: Ajufoh
Title: Executive Director
Email: actionforcd@yahoo.com
Phone: 234-8182243781

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mrs
First Name: Itohan
Last Name: Oboigba
Title: Chair Person Board of Trustees
Email: actionforcd@gmail.com
Phone: 234-8058812988

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: National
Organization Description:
Vison: Integral development of communities for a world without poverty.
Major program area:community health development
With focus on HIV and AIDS, TB and Malaria.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
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: 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:
We are currently working to ensure the stremgthening of DOTS sites in Egor Local Government Area of Edo state of Nigeria and advocating for the increase in the number of TB diagnostic Microscopic sites
 

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
Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Nigeria
Delivery of health services and care 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:

TB Care Delivery:
Advocacy visits to the Tb/Leprosy Coordinator in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State on th e need to expand DOTS sites in Egor Local Government Area of Edo State of Nigeria

Drug-Resistant TB:
Conducted research on cases of Drug resistant TB in from TB TREATMENT CENTRES in Egor Local Government area

TB-HIV:
Regular sensitization on TB in all our quarterly HIV trainings. Since 2010 till date

Laboratory Strengthening:
Advocacy visit to the primary health care Coordinator of Egor Local Government Area Dr Ogbeide on the need to increase the number of TB microscopic diagnostic sites in Egor Local Government area

Fundamental Research:
Research on the level of service delivery by DOTS sites in Egor Local Government Area

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
Interested in developing long lasting global partnerships to fight TB in Nigeria and Africa.

Application date: February 9, 2010
Last updated: July 21, 2013