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Organization Contact Information

Name: Effemab Foundation for Women
Street 1: 100, Fate-Tanke Road
Street 2:
City: Ilorin
Province: Kwara State
Post Code: 240103
Country: Nigeria
Phone: +2348 066 353 109
Email: effemabwomen@yahoo.co.uk
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Abayomi
Last Name: Olatunbosun
Title: Program Director
Email: olatunbosunyomi@yahoo.com
Phone: +2348 177 566 855

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Tayo
Last Name: Zubair
Title: Field Officer
Email: tayozubair@hotmail.com
Phone: +2348 063 086 094

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Community-Based Organization (CBO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
The mission of Effemab Foundation for Women is to Provide activities and services aimed at achieving socio-economic empowerment,health development and environmental protection in rural communities. However, our Main focus is community health care services, while Malaria, Tuberculosis and HIV has been our main area of commitment given the grave dangers posed by these diseases in our communities. The organization is currently carrying out and also planning to carry out series of activities that will focus on awareness and sensitization programs on TB and also make referrals to DOT centres where treatment can be provided to the affected people.
 
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: 1 - 5
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? < $1,000
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:
Effemab Foundatnion for Women is part of the Network on TB control in Kwara State, Nigeria. The organization is of the Civil Society for the Eradication of Tuberculosis in nigeria (TB Network) and has always been part of the Community CVs/TBLS/DOT Review Meetings. Furthermore, the organization is carrying out advocacy, sensitizations and social mobilization on TB
 

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
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities

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 Care Delivery:
Effemab Foundation for Women has been carrying out and will continue to carry out on a monthly basis advocacies to different communities in Nigeria. the organization is enlisting the support of Community chiefs, elders, and community health personnel in the fight against the spread of TB. The third and fourth week of each month in 2014 is dedicated for both advocacy and social mobilization in each of the various communities.


Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: April 14, 2014
Last updated: May 12, 2014