Partners' Directory

  Home   Search   Join the Partnership   Login

Contact General Specializations in Countries Contribution to the Global Plan Declaration

View this partner's profile

Organization Contact Information

Name: RTM International (formerly JSI Bangladesh)
Street 1: RTM Complex, 581 Shewrapara, Mirpur,
Street 2:
City: Dhaka
Province:
Post Code: 1216
Country: Bangladesh
Phone: 8802 8034814
Email: rtm@rtm-international.org
Web Site: http://www.rtm-international.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Ahmed
Last Name: Kabir
Title: Chief Executive/President
Email: alkabir@rtm-international.org
Phone: 8802 8034814

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Ahmed
Last Name: Wali
Title: Program Advisor
Email: wali@rtm-international.org
Phone: 8802 8034469

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: International
Organization Description:
Research, Training and Management International (formerly JSI Bangladesh) is a non-profit organization registered with the Government of Bangladesh. Established in 1994, the mission of RTM International is to promote and protect the health, education and reproductive rights and choices of the people; particularly those from the poor communities. Its goal is to develop, in a sustained fashion, the management and implementation capacity of health, education and poverty alleviation systems in Bangladesh and the South Asian region to ensure quality services, especially for the poor and the underserved. RTM International provides high quality technical and information support for the design, implementation and development of local capacity to identify sustainable approaches that improve and maintain sexual and reproductive health, education, gender equity, environment and human rights.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 100 +
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: 11 - 25
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
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: Information on developments within the TB world
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Bangladesh
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:
RTM provides policy level advocacy support to national program through research, evaluation and service delivery activities
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Bangladesh
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Bangladesh
Bhutan
Nepal
Pakistan
Sri Lanka

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Research and Development Bangladesh
Research and Development Bhutan
Research and Development Nepal
Research and Development Pakistan
Research and Development Sri Lanka

Contribution

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:
In Bangladesh, we are working with the Directorate of Health Services of the Government of Bangladesh in expanding coverage and deepening its reach to difficult particularly slum population.

Fundamental Research:
We are committed to conduct research and evaluation activities in this area.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date:  
Last updated: June 29, 2014