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Organization Contact Information

Name: Destiny Ladies Initiative
Street 1: Awa, Use Ikot Amama
Street 2:
City: Ibiono Ibom
Province: Akwa Ibom
Post Code: 52001
Country: Nigeria
Phone: +234-706-420-5133
Email: destinyladies53@gmail.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Felicia
Last Name: Robert
Title: Project Director
Email: destinyladies53@gmail.com
Phone: +234-803-282-9210

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Blessing
Last Name: David
Title: Program Officer
Email: destinyladies53@gmail.com
Phone:  

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:
Destiny Ladies Initiative is a Non-Governmental Organization established in September 2008 and duly registered Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Welfare.
Mission: To encourage community development and promote women’s rights, gender equality and vulnerable children’s interest through empowerment.
Focus of our organization: ? Economic Empowerment
? Women’s rights issues, ? Health related issues (HIV/AIDS, sexual and Reproductive Rights, TB, maternal and child health issues, ?Community development activities,? Economic strengthening services through micro credit and vocational skill acquisition
? Education
2. Destiny Ladies Initiative is interested in TB because TB is a disease that affects our people, it kills faster than malaria and HIV. TB is also a core focus of our organization's work.

3. Plan for TB control: Destiny Ladies Initiative has in plan to carryout awareness, advocacy, sensitize the general public on prevention and control of TB.
 
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: 6 - 10
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Attendance at a TB related event
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:
Destiny Ladies Initiative has over the years contributed immensely to the our country's National Plan through contribution at the national and state meetings. Implementing projects inline with the national plan using advocacy, social mobilization, information sharing and delivering of quality health services to TB patients.
 

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

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:
Destiny Ladies Initiative is into Advocacy, Communication and community mobilization/information sharing on HIV/TB prevention and control. We also promote counselling and testing of TB-HIV. Build capacities of rural/urban dwellers on TB-HIV prevention.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
Nil

Application date: August 12, 2013
Last updated: September 12, 2013