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Organization Contact Information

Name: AWARE GIRLS
Street 1: House No. 296, Street # 18, Sector- F5, Phase-6,
Street 2: Hayatabad
City: Peshawar
Province: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Post Code: 25000
Country: Pakistan
Phone: +92-91-2583051
Email: aware_girls@yahoo.com
Web Site: http://www.awaregirls.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Miss
First Name: Gulalai
Last Name: Ismail
Title: Chairperson
Email: aware_girls@poetic.com
Phone: +92-3329082478

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Miss
First Name: Misbah
Last Name: Shahzad
Title: Finance Secretary
Email: me_misbah21@live.com
Phone: +92-345-5169028

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:
Mission
To enable young women to have equal access to Decision making, education, health, recreation, and to advocate for 50/50 opportunities for young women in Governance and employment

Vision: To create a world where women rights are respected and women enjoy their lives with sound health

Objectives of the Organization:
o To Promote and protect young women’s rights and responsibilities to enable them to have equal access to Decision making, education , health , recreation and other Social Services .
o To prevent and protect young women health through awareness raising, advocacy for access to health services and empowerment in making decision about their body.

Structure of Organization:
• The organization demonstrates its commitment to Girls' equality and female human rights as well as concern about the way Girls are viewed and view themselves in society.
• The organization is governed and directed by Young girls
• The membership is open to girls of the age 12 to 29.

Donor Agencies:
a. World bank (Small Grants)
b. The Hesperian Foundation USA
c. Global Youth Coalition on HIV/AIDS
d. MTV Staying Alive Foundation UK
e. Start Fund USA
f. Women Action Fund
g. UNHABITAT
h. Pakistan AIDS Control Federation
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
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
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $100,001-$500,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
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:
Supporting in organizing activities at Community level
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Pakistan
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)
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
India
Pakistan

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Afghanistan
Advocacy Bangladesh
Advocacy India
Advocacy Pakistan

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:
Services for young women

TB-HIV:
Prevention among young women

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
AWARE GIRLS is membership organization of Adolescent women led by the young women, working in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan. We are interested in becoming member of the Group to be able to serve the young women of Pakistan by preventing them form TB and HIV/AIDS and to push the Government to spend more and more on the healthcare of young women by providing better health facilities to young women affected by TB and HIV/AIDS.

Application date: January 18, 2010
Last updated: May 10, 2012