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Organization Contact Information

Name: Ray of Hope Africa (RAHA)
Street 1: Rwenzori Road, Titi's Building
Street 2: P.O Box 30721
City: Kampala
Province: Kampala
Post Code: 30721, Kampala
Country: Uganda
Phone: +256702772310
Email: info@rayofhope-africa.org
Web Site: http://www.rayofhope-africa.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Moses
Last Name: Kyamakya
Title: Executive Director
Email: ed@rayofhope-africa.org
Phone:  

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Haggai
Last Name: Baluku
Title: Programs Coordinator
Email: admin@rayofhope-africa.org
Phone:  

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:
Recognizing the tribulations of poverty, ignorance, and diseases, child and women abuse, environmental dilapidation, declining education trends, hunger and misery, high unemployment levels, high incidence of HIV/AIDS, youths, women, elderly, children and OVC’s dilemmas, Ray of Hope Africa was founded in 2007 in a bid to adequately help address the dire needs of the society, ranging from; Agriculture and Food security, infrastructure development and economic empowerment , education, health, human rights and good governance, children, youths, women and the elderly, HIV/AIDS and other epidemics, orphans and other vulnerable children (OVCs), land, environment and natural resource protection. RAHA is a duly registered Non Governmental Organization (NGO) number 8089 (S. 5914/8594).

Vision:
A continent in which all people realize their full potential for a purpose driven life.

Mission:
Working with the humble, the vulnerable (children, orphans, OVCs, disabled, women, youths and elderly), the oppressed, families, households and communities to overcome poverty, ignorance, poor health, hunger, environmental dilapidation, human rights violation, HIV and AIDS towards sustainable community transformation.

Objectives:
i. To reduce on school dropout rates, ignorance in communities through establishment of functional Early Childhood Development Centres (ECD’s), Adult Literacy Education programs as well as community campaigns, trainings and workshops on go back to school.
ii. To address incidence of diseases, poor health conditions in communities by conducting community sensitization on good health practices and attitudes, availing information on health, providing and advocating for affordable and easy access to health services for the rural communities.
iii. To advocate for better agricultural practices and ensuring sustainable food security among communities for sustainable livelihood.
iv. To spearhead environmental and natural resources conservation and preser
 
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: 6 - 10
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
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: Resource mobilization
 
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:
Community awareness and sensitisation on treatment of TB
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Uganda
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)
Uganda

Specializations

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

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Uganda

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:
Sensitising communities

TB-HIV:
Awareness and sensitisation

Research:
Conducting social and applied research on the magnitude of TB/HIV

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: December 4, 2010
Last updated: September 7, 2011