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Organization Contact Information

Street 1: House # 26 E-1, Sayyed Jamal Ud Din Afghani Road, University Town Peshawar, Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa, Pakistan.
Street 2: Gul Abad Near Govt. High School Zaka Khel Kohi Hassan Khel FR Peshawar (FATA)
City: Peshawar
Province: Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa
Post Code: 25000
Country: Pakistan
Phone: +92 91 570 2373
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Miraj
Last Name: Afridi
Title: Chairman
Phone: +92 345 8581 001

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Nizam
Last Name: Dawar
Title: Program Director
Phone: +92 345 8581 002

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:
DEWAH is a Pashto language word which means lamp used for light purpose in Pashtun homes at nights.In 2005, the agonies of the nation, exploitation and deprived living patterns were the prior consideration of a group of visionary, who grouped together to effort for the appraisal of the people of KPK and FATA, with a participatory development approach striving for collaborative efforts in accordance to realize sustainable development at grassroots level. Their association later on converted to a scientific movement then named, DEWAH which identified, influenced and acquired young professionals from the locality and groomed them through capacity building exercises and exposure to analyze local needs and potentials and strategize for these.
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Specializations / Areas of Work


Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Attendance at a TB related event
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:
DEWAH contributing TB control through social mobilization and health education in KP and FATA.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Pakistan
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:
Advocacy and awareness through social mobilization and health education sessions.


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: September 24, 2012
Last updated: September 24, 2012