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Organization Contact Information

Name: 4-H GHANA
Street 1: SIC STREET, OKWABI HOUSE, OPPOSITE MCH
Street 2:
City: KOFORIDUA
Province: NEW JUABEN
Post Code: P.O. BOX 2561
Country: Ghana
Phone: 233 20 8186304
Email: 4hghana@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.4hghana.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Appiah Kwaku
Last Name: Boateng
Title: Executive Director
Email: boatman007kd@yahoo.com
Phone: 233 267479061

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Kofi
Last Name: Adjei - Amparbeng
Title: Programmes Director
Email: adjeiamparbeng@gmail.com
Phone: 233 208768167

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
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:
4-H Ghana was registered in the year 2000 as an NGO to promote social economic development of the people especially young people.
Since its formation, 43-H Ghana has been working with Ghana AIDS Commission, FHI, USAID, OICI in the HIV and AIDS prevention, care and support for PLWHA and other MARPs such as Female Sex Workers. Many of our PLWHA are TB patients and we believe working with TB Partnership will promote good collaboration in fighting TB.
4-H Ghana intend to mainstream TB into our HIV and AIDS programmes and also reach out to other most at risk populations in the Prisons, and homes through the Home based care project we are implementing with OICI and GAC in 10 Districts in Eastern Region.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $100,001-$500,000
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: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
 
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:
Through our Home based Care project TB patients identified are counseled and refereed to the nearest Health Clinic.
TB education is also incorporated in our HIV and AIDS education programmes in the communities.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Ghana
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

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy 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-HIV:
4-H Ghana has being working in collaboration with the local health centers through some of our trained Model of Hope who are PLHIV on TB and HIV treatment and prevention at the community levels.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: June 20, 2012
Last updated: June 16, 2014