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Organization Contact Information

Name: Ahimsa Welfare Society
Street 1: 6, Maharastrian Colony
Street 2: Rajgarh, District-Rajgarh
City: Rajgarh
Province: Madhya Pradesh
Post Code: 465661
Country: India
Phone: 09425442828
Email: mail@ahimsaindia.org
Web Site: http://www.ahimsaindia.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Arun
Last Name: Satalkar
Title: Secretary
Email: arun@ahimsaindia.org
Phone: 09425442828

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Devendra
Last Name: Sharma
Title: Treasurer
Email: devendra@ahimsaindia.org
Phone: 09406554741

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:
Ahimsa welfare society is NGO working in Rajgarh district of state Madhya Pradesh since its inception in the year 2006. Ahimsa which means peace is what our organization is aiming at for all in this beautiful world.
We strongly believe in Gandhian philosophy of development. Mahatma Gandhi believed that development in India can only be possible by empowering rural communities which are more than 70% of the total population of our country.
Ahimsa is committed to raise living standard of marginalized communities in the villages. We are trying to add up quality in every aspect of the life for rural communities we work in, by pulling resources and opportunities of equitable development.

Ahimsa is working for field implementation of Project axshya in association with the Union partner CBCI CARD, Aims to improve access to quality TB care and control through a partnership between government and civil society. This project aligns with the stop TB Strategy and support India’s national TB program to achieve the millennium development goals.
Ahimsa welfare society is organizing IEC activities for awareness generation among village communities. These activities include Wall painting, Announcement of loud speakers, and workshops at village level for Village Development committees.
 
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: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 51 - 99
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1,001-$5,000
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: 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:
Ahimsa is working for field implementation of Project axshya in association with the Union partner CBCI CARD, Aims to improve access to quality TB care and control through a partnership between government and civil society. This project aligns with the stop TB Strategy and support India’s national TB program to achieve the millennium development goals.
Ahimsa welfare society is organizing IEC activities for awareness generation among village communities. These activities include Wall painting, Announcement of loud speakers, and workshops at village level for Village Development committees.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: India
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
India

Specializations

Advocacy

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy India

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:
1. Sensitization meeting of Village development committees, Village Health and Sanitaion Committees, Self Help Groups, Community Based Organisations and other groups on TB.
2. Identification of people suffering with symptoms of TB and referring them to nearest Microscopy centers (DMCs).
3. Tracing initial defaulters and defaulters retrieval in association with RNTCP in District Rajgarh.
4. Celebration of special events like World TB day, etc.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: August 29, 2012
Last updated: March 1, 2013