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Organization Contact Information

Name: CENTRE FOR HEALTHWORKS,DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH(CHEDRES)
Street 1: # 3 Otop Abasi Street Calabar P.O.Box 911
Street 2: Calabar
City: Calabar
Province: Cross River State
Post Code: 54001
Country: Nigeria
Phone: 2348039736045
Email: chedresnigeria@yahoo.com
Web Site: http:// www.chedres.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Felix Ukam
Last Name: Ngwu
Title: Executive Director
Email: chedresnigeria@yahoo.com
Phone: 2348039736045;2348053176655

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Blessing
Last Name: Ajekwemu
Title: Administrative Manager
Email: chedresnigeria@yahoo.com
Phone: 2348038659965

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:
Established in 2002,CHEDRES works to promote family health, especially women’s health and rights, good governance and community development, through empowerment of women, children and youths.CHEDRES believes in a collective partnership in which strategic advocacy, gender-sensitive interventions, training and enlightenment, participatory research and voluntary services are integrated, to ensure a holistic development of our rural and disadvantaged people.our goal is to improve the health outcomes of the poor and vulnerable in Nigeria. CHEDRES have implemented community level advocacy,communication,social mobilization in partnership with intergender.However, we are planning to strengthen the primary health care by integrating ACSM and CTBC with HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and malaria work.

 
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? $1,001-$5,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
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:
We are the strengthening the South South Nigeria NGOs working on STOP TB through Advocacy,Communication and Social mobilization process and this process feedback the national TB strategic plan.
 

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

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Nigeria
Delivery of health services and care 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:
Promoting community mobilization and generate demand for DOTS services

Drug-Resistant TB:
Case detection and referral

TB-HIV:
Strengthen and referral and networking,promoting integration strategies for community care

Laboratory Strengthening:
Mobilizing laboratory services for presumed TB case detection

Research:
Participating in community level research to identify hidden cases.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: April 2, 2014
Last updated: May 12, 2014