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Organization Contact Information

Name: Cambodia Anti-TuberCulosis Association
Street 1: Street 278/95
Street 2: Beoung Keng Kang II, Chamkarmorn
City: Phnom Penh
Province: Phnom Penh
Post Code: None
Country: Cambodia
Phone: +855 23219127
Email: cata@thecata.org.kh
Web Site: http://www.thecata.org.kh

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Ky
Last Name: Mom
Title: Acting Executive Director
Email: momky@thecata.org.kh
Phone: +855 11956569

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Rath
Last Name: Chry
Title: Program Manager
Email: rath@thecata.org.kh
Phone: +855 12666507

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:
CATA is a local NGO established and registered by Ministry of Interior (MoI) in 2003 as a professional association of individual and institution committed to make Cambodia TB free.

The main goal of CATA is to assist the National Tuberculosis Control Program (NTP) in reducing morbidity and mortality among the Cambodian commu­nities, especially the poor and employee in close settings caused by tuberculosis and lung disease in order to contribute to the socio-economic development and poverty reduction in Cambodia.

CATA is currently implementing 3 projects to support Cambodia's National TB control program, including the Community DOT (C-DOT) program, PPM-DOT program in factories, and a project to support vulnerable and elderly groups.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
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:
CATA is currently implementing 3 projects to support Cambodia's National TB control program, including the Community DOT (C-DOT) program, PPM-DOT program in factories, and a project to support vulnerable and elderly groups.These projects are helping to reduce the burden of TB in Cambodia.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Cambodia
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: Western Pacific
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Cambodia

Specializations

Advocacy
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Cambodia

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:
CATA is currently implementing 3 projects that aim to reduce the burden of TB. These are
1) The Community Directly Observed Treatment (C-DOT) program in 21 health centers (HCs) located in two Operational Districts (ODs) – Preah Sihanouk and Oudong.
2) TB control in factories/Public-private mix (PPM) DOT program in 20 factories with 12,600 workers, and in 12 health centers in four ODs in Phnom Penh.
3) TB Control in Elderly & Vulnerable Groups program in four HCs comprising a service population of 76,572 people, including 8,989 elder people, in Phnom Penh.

These projects have the overall objectives to
1) promote the universal and equitable access to quality TB diagnosis and treatment for all people
2) improve and ensure equitable access to TB services focussing on the poor and community participation.
3) respond to TB/HIV co-infection and drug resistant TB, other high risk groups and challenges

These projects demonstrate how CATA is currently, and will continue to, contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB.



Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: August 29, 2012
Last updated: August 29, 2012