Partners' Directory

  Home   Search   Join the Partnership   Login

Contact General Specializations in Countries Contribution to the Global Plan Declaration

View this partner's profile

Organization Contact Information

Name: AMABASSADEURS DE LUTTE CONTRE LA TUBERCULOSE
Street 1: 040, Avenue FIZI1/ C.IBANDA
Street 2:
City: BUKAVU
Province: SUD-KIVU
Post Code:
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phone: +243898280519
Email: tuberculeux.rdc@gmail.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: OLIVIER
Last Name: BAHATI RUSUMBA
Title: GENERAL MANAGER
Email: oliverus.mcd@gmail.com
Phone: +243846956804

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: ELVIS
Last Name: MARHEGANE MUNGU AKONKWA
Title: PROGRAM OFFICER
Email: emarhegane@gmail.com
Phone:  

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:
Our mission is to participate in ending tuberculosis in DRC and around the world.
We are an organisation of former TB and new TB patients involved in the fight against tuberculosis in our country.
Our strategy is the active case funding in rural communities, mining, military camps and refugees camps, ...
For 4 years, we participate to detect more than 4600 new cases of tuberculosis in the DRC.
 
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: 100 +
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $100,001-$500,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
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: Resource mobilization
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
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 based in South Kivu
For 4 years, we participate to detect more than 4600 new cases of tuberculosis in the DRC.
We are involved in developing the National Strategic Plan to fight against tuberculosis and is the national program that validates our data before further use.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Democratic Republic of the Congo
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)
Democratic Republic of the Congo

Specializations

Civil Society and Community Engagement
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Research and Development
Working on Community, Rights and Gender (CRG)
Working on Key Populations related to TB

Specializations in Countries

Civil Society and Community Engagement Democratic Republic of the Congo

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:
-Raising awareness among vulnerable populations, index TB cases, Refugees, mine workers, military, ...
-Orienter TB suspects to the different health center
-Ensure DOT'S Community

Drug-Resistant TB:
-Ensure Adherence to treatment
-Search Of index cases with MDR TB patients
-Transporter Samples to Genxpert websites

TB-HIV:
Encourage people living with HIV to TB test
Encourage TB patients to HIV testing
Raising awareness among military population,
Professional sex,...

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: August 1, 2016
Last updated: August 17, 2016