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Organization Contact Information

Name: Basu Bandu Rural Development Association (BRUDA)
Street 1: saluti A, Kanyangeya parish
Street 2: 329
City: kasese
Province: Weatern region
Post Code: +256
Country: Uganda
Phone: +256774419699
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Coordina
First Name: Bwambale Zakayoe
Last Name: Syahungene
Title: coordinator
Phone: +256 774419699

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: MR
First Name: Baguma
Last Name: Ivan
Title: Secretary

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
If yes, please enter your registration number:
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Community-Based Organization (CBO)
Organization Description:
BRUDA is a community based organisation, working at the grassroot level and approved by the local government at the the District registriation number at District lavel is cbo/312 then NGO's 5419/4642. The group is carrying a number of activities include: Health Education, caring for the sick, TB CB DOTS,home visiting,HIV/AIDS awareness and counselling,caring for the needy ( orphans, single mothers, eldery agriculture( kitchen gardening) etc.

II) We are interested in TB because we were born in TB prone areas where by most of our people are affected with the disease, now day TB is on increase due to HIV/AIDS.
1)Early treatment of the identified smear positive TB cases through CB DOTS.
2)Training of Village Health Team (VHT) on how to recognise early sighns and symptoms of TB in the community.
3) To make use of intense case finding forms.
4) Tracing of treatment defaulters.
5) Community sensitization of early sighs and symptoms of TB.
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration:

Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Research and Development

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 1 - 5
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
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: Uganda
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: No
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
We are coordinating or reporting to the District TB/Leprosy supervisor kasese.
as mentioned above we are carry out TB community awareness, TB case finding and reffering,palliative care to HIV/AIDS and TB patients, CB DOTS etc.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Uganda
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


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 trace patients on TB treatment through TB health units rigesters and take drugs to them in the community.

Home based care in the communities, home visiting, plaliative cre to bad ridden patients of both TB and HIV, community and relative counsellings

New Diagnostics:
We do case finding in the community and reffere then for laboratory test to confirm if their TB/HIV positive.


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: October 22, 2010
Last updated: August 26, 2011