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Organization Contact Information

Name: Education and Environment Promotion
Street 1: Chowrangi Bazar, Haripur
Street 2:
City: Thakurgaon
Province:
Post Code: 5130
Country: Bangladesh
Phone: +8801719531806
Email: info@eep-bd.org
Web Site: http://eep-bd.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Bodrudoza
Last Name: Alam
Title: Director & CEO
Email: bodrudoza@eep-bd.org
Phone:  

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Ashaque
Last Name: Husain
Title: Advisor
Email: ashek.dr@gmail.com
Phone: +8801912728871

General Information

Board Constituency: Communities
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:
1) Health, fitness and wellbeing of poor and marginalized people of the society. .

2) Bangladesh is a high burden country for Tuberculosis. In pursuance with End TB strategy we need to mobilize more resources and actions to control TB epidemic in this country. Our organization works in one of the backward areas of the country. In this particular area plenty of people are getting affected byTB. We think those people need support to be cured and come back to usual productive life. So our organization is interested to work for TB control and care in our area.

3) We have planned to gear up ACSM activity in our area to build awareness about Tuberculosis. We have also planned to support DOTS to ensure full adherence to treatment for TB and drug resistant TB.


 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
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? < $1,000
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: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Bangladesh
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 providing support to TB patients in our area by helping them pursue DOTS and improving awareness about TB infection. We also undertook some research work with National TB control Program, Bangladesh.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Bangladesh
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Bangladesh

Specializations

Civil Society and Community Engagement
Research and Development
Technical Assistance
Working on Community, Rights and Gender (CRG)
Working on Key Populations related to TB

Specializations in Countries

Civil Society and Community Engagement Bangladesh

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:
In Bangladesh we plan to provide ACSM at DOTS centers to increase adherence to treatment, reduce drop out, IPT promotion and child TB care.

Drug-Resistant TB:
In Bangladesh we plan to promote shorter regimen of drugs, ambulatory management of cases, prevention of XDR, special intervention at high risk areas e.g. garments, prisons and slums.

TB-HIV:
We plan to examine all HIV cases for TB.

Laboratory Strengthening:
We plan to promote scaling up of Molecular test for all suspects of DR-TB.

New Diagnostics:
We plan to promote Gene Xpert at all DOT centers.

New TB Drugs:
WE plan to roll out shorter regimen of drugs for MDR- TB treatment.

Research:
We plan to undertake researches about drug resistance - its development, transmission and prevalence. .

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: June 13, 2016
Last updated: September 6, 2016