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Organization Contact Information

Name: Development & Integrity Intervention Goal Foundation
Street 1: Iro Eze Compound, Ugwufie Edda, Umunna Auto. Community Afikpo South LGA
Street 2: C/o 3 Nkanu Street Abakaliki
City: Afikpo South
Province: Ebonyi State
Post Code: +234
Country: Nigeria
Phone: 08035384102
Email: developmentintegrity@yahoo.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Ajah
Last Name: Chima Oliver
Title: Executive Secretary
Email: chimajajunior@yahoo.com
Phone: 08035384102

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Udu
Last Name: Ogbonnaya Eta
Title: Board Member
Email: liferevivalschool@yahoo.com
Phone: 08122085351

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:
Development & Integrity Intervention Goal (DIG) is a Non Governmental and not for Profit Organisation (NGO) form by members of National Anti Corruption Volunteer Corps (NAVC) of ICPC Ebonyi State Chapter. It is committed to Pursuing, Promoting, protecting and Improving the quality of life of Rural Poor, Remote and Hard to Reach Communities. We also work towards increasing public awareness on issues related to Corruption, environmental protection, Education, health, Democracy and good governance.
DIG was inaugurated in September 2009 and obtained legal status from Ebonyi State Government through Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development in 2011 and is currently pursuing registration with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) Abuja.
The Organisation with Support from board members, Members contributions, in collaboration with some Local Government Area, Networks and other NGOs have been providing culturally acceptable friendly services aimed at sustainable environment, Anti- Corruption, health, socio – economic development of rural communities and good governance.
2. Vision: Society with sustainable Equal Development Opportunity for all irrespective of sex, age, status or community.
3. Mission: To Pursue, Protect and promote, a Right Based Approach towards integrating Remote and Hard to Reach Communities for sustainable healthy development.

4. Thematic Focus:
Environment: General Environmental Education/Protection


Health: (HIV/AIDS Prevention; Hygiene/Sanitation promotion;
Malaria & Tuberculosis Prevention Intervention)
Good Governance: (Budget Monitoring, Civic Education, Anti-
Corruption and transparency)
Economic Empowerment: Women/Youth empowerment, Orphans and Vulnerable Children, Childless old Women/Men couples

Education: Girls Child /Orphans, and Vulnerable Children Education (Brilliant Children)
DIG is interested in TB because her members has been a victim of TB cases. Do to
 
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? $10,001-$25,000
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: Network with other partners
 
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:
Low and High level Advocacy for structural/ policy related effort in improving and availability of TB services.

Community Awareness campaign on TB
Mass Mobilization for support and Care for TB Patient
Stigma Eradication Campaign
 

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

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:
DIG Plan to embark on Low and high level advocacy requesting for the establishment of TB diagnosis center in Communities and village for early detection and treatment of TB. creating awareness on TB to Remote and Rural Communities. Monitor and Track the responding rate of community members.

TB-HIV:
HIV and TB has a common relation and can be mistaken with each other if not tested. There we shall make sure incedence of both are dected early, tested, treated and reported. Therefore DIG we integrate both HIV/AIDS Programs with that of TB make sure community members understands the differences and how to confirm such. Solicit for availability of ART to patient and ensure behavior change in drug in take by patient.

Laboratory Strengthening:
Advocate for equipment of available laboratories.

Fundamental Research:
Baseling Research will be conducted for every new communities we intend to work to determine the level of understanding of community members on TB, availability of TB care services, Government and community response towards TB.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
None

Application date: September 14, 2012
Last updated: June 17, 2014