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Organization Contact Information

Name: GHANA COALITION OF NGOs IN HEALTH
Street 1: KLOTTEY ROAD, AWUDOME ESTATES
Street 2:
City: ACCRA
Province: GREATER ACCRA REGION
Post Code: AC 42, ARTS CENTRE, ACCRA
Country: Ghana
Phone: +233-54-1180325, +233-28
Email: healthcoalition2000@yahoo.co.uk
Web Site: http:// www.ghanahealthngos.net

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms.
First Name: POREKUU
Last Name: PATRICIA
Title: NATIONAL COORDINATOR
Email: pporekuu@ghanahealthngos.net
Phone: +233-24-4824964, +233-26-4824964

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: KEN
Last Name: WUJANGI
Title: BOARD CHAIRMAN
Email: kwujangi48@yahoo.com
Phone: +233-24-4628829

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:
Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Health is a registered umbrella organization of all Civil Society organizations operating in the health sector in Ghana. The Organization have membership through out the country operating in the various health thematic areas including TB.

The Coalition is interested in this Partnership because it has a lot to contribute TB issues in Ghana. It also supervise the activities of the members and carry out right based advocacy to influence Government policy on TB. It also ensures that members get funding to operate.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 1 - 5
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $500,001-$1 MIL
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: Resource mobilization
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Ghana
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:
The Coalition has always been involved in the planning of TB control in Ghana by working together with Ghana National TB Control.

The Coalition has even designed a monitoring tool to monitor and evaluate TB activities in Ghana and has submitted to NTP for Funding.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Ghana
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)
Ghana

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Ghana

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:
Reaching the unreached with education and support

Drug-Resistant TB:
Identifying drug resistant TB patience for referrals

TB-HIV:
Integrating TB and HIV in education and prevention

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
The conflict of interest anticipated is that the Partnership to provide logistics and information for members now decide to also compete with its members for fund and other resources for direct implementable of TB activities.

The Coalition shall not also under take any activity or do any thing that shall be a conflict of interest of the Partnership.

Application date: December 10, 2011
Last updated: May 9, 2012