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Organization Contact Information

Name: Cairo Association against Smoking , Tuberculosis and Lung diseases , Egypt (CASTLE)
Street 1: 19 Amin Samy Street Kasr Eleini
Street 2:
City: Cairo
Post Code: 11516
Country: Egypt
Phone: 00202-27925736
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Essam
Last Name: Elmoghazy
Title: Chairman
Phone: 002-01063058400

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Laila
Last Name: Michil
Title: Secretary General
Phone: 002-01227576389

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:
Cairo Association against Smoking , Tuberculosis and Lung diseases (CASTLE) is a non governmental and non profit established in 1966 and involved in various TB control activities ensuring quality services
It is a member in the National Stop TB partnership and work closely with the national TB control program to decrease the burden of tuberculosis in Egypt and decrease the patient suffering
We are interested in TB control as it is a medical , social and economic problem
The association works in different aspects of TB control: research , patient support , health education and human resource development
Total number of staff in your organization: 51 - 99
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
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: Network with other partners
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Egypt
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:
The organization works closely with NTP Egypt to strengthen it through arranging meetings with health care providers to increase case detection and give incentives to the patients to assure treatment success

Geographical Reach

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


Research and Development

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Egypt


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:
Planning to contribute

Drug-Resistant TB:
Planning to contribute

Planning to contribute

Planning to contribute


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: December 11, 2013
Last updated: June 16, 2014