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Organization Contact Information

Name: Munna Ndi Nnyi (Who is the Real Man?)
Street 1: Ramakulukusha Save More Building, Next to Lwamondo Filling Station
Street 2: P.O BOX 204 SHAYANDIMA 0945
City: THOHOYANDOU
Province: LIMPOPO
Post Code: 0945
Country: South Africa
Phone: +27(0) 15 965 2754
Email: munnandinnyi@yahoo.com
Web Site: http://www.munnandinnyi.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Bardwell Mufunwaini
Last Name: Nkhangweleni
Title: Managing Director
Email: munnandinnyi@yahoo.com
Phone: +27(0) 83 596 7281

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Christopher
Last Name: Netshandama
Title: Health Promotion Coordinator
Email: munnandinnyi@yahoo.com
Phone: +27(0) 760630960

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:
1. Munna Ndi Nnyi? (Who is the Real Man?) is a leading non-profit organisation providing a range of vital services throughout the the Vhembe District, Limpopo Province. Established in 1997, to engage men in dialogue and leadership on the issue of gender based violence in the community, Munna Ndi Nnyi’s? strategic programs have since expanded to include Health Promotion, Victim Empowerment, Home and Community Based Care, Culture and Health and a Drop-in Centre for orphaned and vulnerable children.

Munna Ndi Nnyi? is committed to empowering the community to health and wellbeing through community education, outreach and innovative partnerships for change.

2. Tuberculosis is one of the top 10 leading causes of death in the Vhembe District where Munna Ndi Nnyi? primarily operates. Through both our Health Promotion and Home and Community Based Care programs, Munna Ndi Nnyi? provides vital information on TB prevention, management, treatment and care, including the provision of DOTs.

3. Munna Ndi Nnyi? is working to develop its' capacity as a front-line communinity care organisation so that we can develop and provide evidence-based programs for primary health care interventions that use front-line community carers and health promoters to take health care and provide health education to communities where they live.

 
Total number of staff in your organization: 26 - 50
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $5,001-$10,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Other partners
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: Technical assistance and advice
 
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:
Through awareness raising, education, in-community treatment and care support and through cross-romotion through other related strategic programs, specifically relating to comorbidities including HIV and other chronic illness prevention treatment and care.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: South Africa
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)
South Africa

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care

Specializations in Countries

Delivery of health services and care South Africa

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:
Munna Ndi Nnyi? works to support teh expansion and enhancement of DOTs through our Home and Community based Care Program - providing DOTS support through trained carers.

TB-HIV:
Munna Ndi Nnyi? promotes dual awareness, testing, treament and care for comorbidities of TB and HIV in our District through health promotion outreach, front-line community care and education and care through support groups for PLWHA in the community.

Research:
Munna Ndi Nnyi? is working with partners to increase its impact as a frontline community care organisation, particularly through increased multi-sectoral partnerships and capacity development to contribute to models for best practice primary health care.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
N/A

Application date: March 7, 2011
Last updated: June 25, 2012