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Organization Contact Information

Name: East African Infectious Disease Combat
Street 1: 32
Street 2: Redcar Road
City: Leicester
Province: Leicestershire
Post Code: LE4 6PD
Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Phone: 44-7896495006
Email: eaidcom.org@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.eaidcom.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Abdirahman
Last Name: Hassan
Title: Chair
Email: jeraari@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: 44-7896495006

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Abbas
Last Name: Hassan
Title: Secretary
Email: geohersi@yahoo.com
Phone:  

General Information

Board Constituency: Developed 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:
East African Infectious Disease Combat (EAIDCOM) is charitable organisation working in East Africa. Our prime goal is to contribute the elimanation of infectious disease in this region. TB is one of the diseases we are targeting and we plan to control the spread of this disease thruogh educational awereness, seting up new laboratory and using other preventation approaches.
 
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: Internet search
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: Information on developments within the TB world
 
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:
Our organisation is new to the field, but because it is well structured and focused organisation it will definately have impact on the health of the mentioned region. i.e Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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)
Ethiopia
Kenya
Somalia

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Research and Development

Specializations in Countries

Delivery of health services and care Ethiopia
Delivery of health services and care Kenya
Delivery of health services and care Somalia

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:
Advocacy, communication and social mobilization.


Drug-Resistant TB:
Not vailable

TB-HIV:
TB testing and count CD4+ is essential for diagnoses of HIV, beacuse there is correlation between TB and HIV.

Laboratory Strengthening:
simple laboratories are the millestone of this project

New Diagnostics:
setting up laboratory in the regions we operate to diagnose the infection disease that kills million people each year.

New TB Drugs:
We aim but no avialable plans todate

New TB Vaccines:
We aim but no avialable plans todate

Fundamental Research:
We aim but no avialable plans todate

Research:
We aim but no avialable plans todate

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: October 29, 2011
Last updated: October 29, 2011