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Organization Contact Information

Name: Judith Chikonde Foundation (JCF)
Street 1: Zambia States Insurance Cooperation (ZSIC) Building, Room 201, Buteko Rd, Town center
Street 2: N/A
City: Mufulira
Province: Copperbelt
Post Code: P.O Box 40484
Country: Zambia
Phone: +026 02 0977862584
Email: judychikofoundation@yahoo.com
Web Site: http://.www.jcfafrica.com

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Judith
Last Name: Kateule
Title: Coordinator
Email: judykat2002@yahoo.com
Phone: +026 02 0977862584

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms.
First Name: Selma
Last Name: Mwape
Title: Accountant
Email: selmamwape@yahoo.com
Phone: +026 02 0977864254

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: National
Organization Description:
Judith Chikonde Foundation (JCF) is a Non- Governmental Organization (NGO) estabilished in 2006 and registered same under the registrar of societies of the Laws of Zambia. It was founded on the idea of supporting people affected and infected by the TB/HIV and AIDS.JCF envision people living in TB/HIV and AIDS free society. The organization exists to provide quality care and support to people affected and infected. JCF is promoting universal access to prevention, treatment, care and support. JCF is reaching male audiences through workplace program both in formal and informal employment since for too long men have been left out during community awareness and at workplace is where the organization can reach out to them. For three American Jewish World Services (AJWS) have been funding JCF for TB/HIV and AIDS insaka (male involvement). Insaka means meeting place for men only to discuss issues affecting them at all levels and JCF is using the same concept to reach out to men and make follow-up at their home to meet their family member and raise awareness on TB and HIV since people Living with HIV and AIDS are more vulnerable to develop TB and also those not infected with HIV.
 
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: 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: Other partners
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: No
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Mufulira District Health Management Team (DHMT)organizes planning meetings and joint awareness campaigns such World TB Day Commemorations which JCF actively participate. The organization is using the TB and HIV facilitators from DHMT in the TB/HIV and AIDS insaka workplace meetings. The activity reports are also submitted to DHMT which compile data and send it to the nation TB>
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Zambia
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)
Zambia

Specializations

Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization / Community Engagement

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization / Community Engagement Zambia

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-HIV:
JCF is currently conducting the TB/HIV Insaka workplace meetings (male Involvement)

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
N/A

Application date: March 1, 2010
Last updated: May 10, 2012