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Organization Contact Information

Name: Ganga
Street 1: 32, Ameer Nagar
Street 2: Moti Nagar
City: Lucknow
Province: Uttar Pradesh
Post Code: 226004
Country: India
Phone: 9452181513
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Vivek
Last Name: Mishra
Title: Secretary
Phone: 9452181513

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Varsha
Last Name: Devi
Title: Administrative Officer
Phone: 8004470040

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:
Stimulated by social development process, a group of eminent socially committed and qualified people started operating Ganga in 2003. The organization is run by a governing board of 7 members and 11 general body members with proper representation of 2 females and 3 Other Backward Cast members in the governing board. Ganga is a democratic organization committed to upgrade lives of marginalized people of the society. Here president himself represents the other backward community. Majority members of governing Board are qualified upto master degree (MSW) in social work whereas the secretary Dr. Vivek Mishra who is also the Chief Functionary – Ganga, is awarded doctorate (Ph.D.) in the social work by Lucknow University.

Mission - To educate, organize and empower rural and urban poor to live a life with dignity and Self-Respect in healthy environment

Vision - Establishment of a Healthy, progressive, just and equitable society in conserved and safe environment.
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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: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
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: 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:
The Ganga organization is running Axshaya Programme in partnership with CBCI-CARD. Axshaya programme aims to identify the village people specially the marginalized people located at minority dominated communities, entrapped into the vicious cycle of tuberculosis disease through Gaon Kalyan Samiti meetings. After the identification the patients are linked with DOTS treatment upto six months to come out of the illness. Ganga organization is organizing Gaon Kalyan Samiti Baithak in each and every village of 3 development blocks of Lucknow district and 3 blocks of Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh. During the meetings ASHA/Anganwadi workers are designated as Axshaya Mitra who further helps the patients for DOTS treatment and regular follow up till the treatment is complete and the illness is removed. The organization team liaise with the CHC staff for immediate checkup and putting the patient on DOTS treatment. The team has identified 113 patients from Lucknow and 145 from Sitapur districts.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: India
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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:
The organization is establishing TB friends in the remote locations of villages. It is transporting and collecting the sputum and identifying possible Dot providers for those areas. It is also promoting patients to avail treatment which is free.


Declaration of interests:
The organization GANGA is already working in partnership with CBCI CARD for social mobilization and sputum collection and transportation. It has collaborated with the local government and administration effectively. The STOP TB partnership will provide thenetwork of sharing as well as a common platform of the organizations working towards the same issue. No conflict of interests will be constituted (any real, potential or apparent) with respect to the Global Partnership to Stop TB.

Application date: January 18, 2013
Last updated: June 21, 2014