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Organization Contact Information

Name: African Young Positives Network
Street 1: Ntinda
Street 2:
City: kampala
Province: sikindi
Post Code: 256
Country: Uganda
Phone: +256414661542
Email: Info@ayplus.org
Web Site: http://www.youngpositives.africa

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Masembe
Last Name: Paddy
Title: ED
Email: masembep@gmail.com
Phone: +256772692931

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Kintu
Last Name: Kenneth Ivan
Title: Progmars manager
Email: kintukenny@gmail.com
Phone: +256773014161

General Information

Board Constituency: None
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: International
Organization Description:
The African Young Positives Network (AY+) is a regional network of young people living with HIV across Africa. Launched at ICASA 2011 in Addis Ababa, AY+ exists to mobilize and capacitate community, national and sub-regional groups of Young People Living with HIV to advocate for services that meet their needs including their health and wellbeing.

 
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: 11 - 25
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $100,001-$500,000
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: Technical assistance and advice
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Uganda
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 have been part of activities of Uganda Stop TB Partnership and also we are part of the Uganda Ministry of Health National Coordination Committee for Tuberculosis thats aimed at generating, discussing and agreeing on policy direction for TB control in Uganda and is tasked with leadership to support coordinate and scale up interventions, treatment and care strategies in Uganda.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Uganda
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)
Cameroon
Ghana
Kenya
Malawi
Mozambique
Namibia
Nigeria
Rwanda
South Africa
South Sudan
Sudan
Switzerland
Uganda
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Specializations

Advocacy
Civil Society and Community Engagement
Engaging political leaders and ensuring inclusive leadership
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Technical Assistance
Working on Community, Rights and Gender (CRG)
Working on Key Populations related to TB

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Cameroon
Advocacy Ghana
Advocacy Kenya
Advocacy Malawi
Advocacy Mozambique
Advocacy Namibia
Advocacy Nigeria
Advocacy Rwanda
Advocacy South Africa
Advocacy South Sudan
Advocacy Sudan
Advocacy Switzerland
Advocacy Uganda
Advocacy Zambia
Advocacy Zimbabwe

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:
we advocate for access of TB-HIV treatment and Care for young people living with HIV in Africa.

Drug-Resistant TB:
we advocate for access of TB-HIV treatment and Care for young people living with HIV in Africa.

TB-HIV:
we advocate for access of TB-HIV treatment and Care for young people living with HIV in Africa.

New TB Drugs:
we advocate for access of TB-HIV treatment and Care for young people living with HIV in Africa.

New TB Vaccines:
This is done in uganda with our partner ARASA

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
I kintu kenneth Ivan from African Young positives Network, i never disclose any information.

Application date: May 18, 2018
Last updated: August 22, 2018