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Organization Contact Information

Name: serwah rural health initiative
Street 1: 21 nnewi st mile 1 diobu
Street 2: 26 amen close off rd 24 federal housing estate rumueme
City: port harcourt
Province: rivers state
Post Code:
Country: Nigeria
Phone: 23408033420590
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Edmund
Last Name: Anuforo
Title: national coordinator

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: dr
First Name: edmund
Last Name: anuforo
Title: dr

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:
srhi is a national network which aims to improve rural healthcare through advocacy ,social mobilization ,health education and the building of permanent structures
2 tb remains prevalent in the ruraland urban slums due to ignorance and lack of govt intervention through advocacy and health education we intend to tackle this probelm
3 so far in our target communities in imo state and rivers state we have had seminars on hiv//aids and tuberculosis payed several advocacy visits to the ministry of healh and Local government agencies
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration:

Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

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: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Other partners
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:
our partner clinics refer patients to ppp-dot centers for diagnosis.
we carry out health outreaches to educate communities on treatment,prevention and counselling options available in thier area
we offer training to rural health workers on tuberculosis prevention case detection and referral and follow up

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Nigeria
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:
referal to dot centers and advocacy to national steering committee on ppp-dots

home follow up of patients and BCC social mobilization on tb-hiv


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: November 30, 2010
Last updated: May 18, 2012