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Organization Contact Information

Name: Farazi Foundation
Street 1: Jayfia Plaza, Bottala Bazar, Nabagram Road
Street 2:
City: Barisal
Province: Barisal
Post Code: 8200
Country: Bangladesh
Phone: 0088-0431-2177071
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Md. Shahgudul
Last Name: Islam
Title: Executive Director
Phone: 0088-0431-2177071/ Mobile No. 0088-01922697925

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Paul P.
Last Name: Saha
Title: Consultant to NGOs
Phone: 0088-01731588298

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
1) Farazi Foundation is a non government voluntary organization has been devoting for the welfare of the distressed and poor people in our Bangladeshi Community. Area we cover micro credit for income
generation, health program, water and sanitation program, child's rights, women rights, non formal education, training for skill and human development, HIV/AIDS Prevention program etc.

2) TB is the nubber one killer in Bangladesh still and for the lack of awareness many poor people have this infection. In our working areas especially in slum areas, TB has become epidemic. So, we are very
concerned to stop TB and up to this time we have performed many program and helped the TB patients by referring them various health centers. So, we are very interested to work to stop TB. We have helped more than 5000 people with awareness and other referral services for TB patients.

3) We plan to approach for TB control in 2 ways we have been performing already :
a) Awareness Building among the poor and illiterate people both of Urban slums and rural areas. This awareness program how to identify TB (it is now free), how to treat TB with free of cost, why and how TB
can be onfected from one another, what is the precaution to be made, how to get free from TB infection etc.
b) Referral services : TB can be diagonised and treated with free of cost by various government and non government health resorts and centers. We will refer for diagnose and treatment of TB to the poor
people. In the treatment time we will help them get proper treatment and economical assistance. We will appoint health workers who are experienced in TB diagnose and treatment of TB. We like to cover more
and more urban slums and rural poor people especially children.
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Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
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: 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: No
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
We work for TB control by advocacy program. Especially we perform workshop on T.B> Control where administrative authorities. health professional, media, social leaders attend. We also perform rally on the T.B. Day observation to aware general mass. we also distribute printing material to control T.B.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Bangladesh
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 perform workshop, seminar, rally, press conference to control T.B.

We have also HIV/AIDS program in parallel of T.B. Control

New TB Drugs:
We arrange for patients to have free medicine for T.B.


Declaration of interests:
It will not be disclosed to anyone

Application date: November 13, 2011
Last updated: January 9, 2012