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Organization Contact Information

Name: Club des Amis Damien (CAD)
Street 1: 187/A, Yolo
Street 2:
City: Ngiri - Ngiri
Province: Kinshasa
Post Code:
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phone: +243 815190773
Email: cad_rdc@yahoo.fr
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Maxime
Last Name: Lunga Nsumbu
Title: Secrétaire National
Email: maxilunga@yahoo.fr
Phone: +243 815190773

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Patrick
Last Name: Nsimba Mata
Title: Secrétaire National Adjoint
Email: nsimba_mata@yahoo.fr
Phone: +243 819318744

General Information

Board Constituency: Communities
Organization Type - Primary: Patient Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: None
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
Based in Kinshasa, Club des Amis Damien composed by ex,new TB and MDR patients is created at 1999. Its aims is to contribuate at diminution of the burden and prevalence of pandemic tuberculosis in DR Congo by TB patients implication.
Leading this joint patient-professional NGO is the working group on tuberculosis, forging new, innovative tools around the Patients' Charter for TB Care and the International Standards for Tuberculosis Care. These two tandem documents are essential elements of the new Stop TB strategy and the Global Plan 2006-2015.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 51 - 99
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 51 - 99
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $100,001-$500,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: World TB Day
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: 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:
Club des Amis Damien is working actualy in 139 health centers in 9 provinces of DRC. Till the end of this year we will arriv at 181 health centers. Our contribution is resum into the detection and TB care. The TB suspects are oriented in the health centers and the TB patients are followed by the CAD members during home visit, zhiel transport, sanitary education etc.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Democratic Republic of the Congo

Specializations

Advocacy

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Democratic Republic of the Congo

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:
Contribute to reduce the local burden of TB in line with the 2015 MDG and Stop TB Partnership targets through early TB diagnosis, highquality treatment of all cases and prevention of TB transmission. Ensure high-quality treatment of all diagnosed cases of TB.(pulmonary, both smear-positive and -negative; extrapulmonary;adults and children).

Drug-Resistant TB:
The membres of CAD provide weekly assistance to MDR TB patient in 35 health center in Kinshasa.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were declared

Application date:  
Last updated: June 16, 2014