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Organization Contact Information

Name: Social Economic Development Society (SEDS).
Street 1: Talukder Lodge, New circular Road,
Street 2:
City: Barisal
Province: Barisal
Post Code: 8200
Country: Bangladesh
Phone: +880- 0431-64316
Email: seds.barisal@yahoo.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: Habibur Rahman
Last Name: Talukder
Title: Executive Director
Email: seds.barisal@yahoo.com
Phone: +880-1711186282

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mrs.
First Name: Jinnat
Last Name: Ara
Title: Coordinator
Email: seds.barisal@yahoo.com
Phone: +880-1732454062

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:
SEDS is a non government voluntary organization working for disadvantaged poor people of Bangladeshi Community. We have health program for our poor members and people of the target area. Most of them are illiterate and ignorant. Tuberculosis is a chronic infection and these poor and ignorant people are not aware of their health and they can not detect the tuberculosis. So, in most cases people become very ill by avoiding the consequence of tuberculosis for their ignorance. In most cases tuberculosis become serious diseases. So, we are interested to make people aware of their health especially of tuberculosis because in our program areas tuberculosis has become epidemic. We will aware them on tuberculosis and if detected or suspected of TB, we will refer them to the nearest health centers where tuberculosis is diagnosed and if tuberculosis di9agonosed positive, we will refer them to government health clinics, hospital or private NGO's health centers where treatment of tuberculosis is dome freely. We will supervise, in such cases , so that the tuberculosis patients of our locality take TB antibiotics regularly until they are fully cured. So, in this way we plan to control TB in our working areas.
 
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: 6 - 10
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1,001-$5,000
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: 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:
National Anti-Tuberculosis Association of Bangladesh (NATAB)is the network organization in Bangladesh and we have good relation with NATAB. We work in Partnership with other NGOs and Government & Private clinics who diagnose and provide free treatment to TB. Generally we work in network for Bangladesh national TB control plan.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Bangladesh
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Bangladesh

Specializations

Advocacy

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Bangladesh

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:
We like to expand and enhance DOTS method to treat TB to our beneficiaries with advocacy and aware building programs so that people of our locality can understand the DOTS method during their treatment of TB.

Drug-Resistant TB:
Where TB drugs are not taken properly and regularly , the bacilli of TB become drug resistant and such patients are difficult to treatment and such Drug resistant TB can not not be cured with common TB drugs and generally patients are died.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
SEDS likes to operate advocacy , awareness building, referral service both for diagnose and treat TB and we need regular funding for this purpose. If such advocacy , awareness building, referral service can be operated in long term basis , stop TB 100% can be possible. There is no conflict of interest.

Application date: January 19, 2012
Last updated: January 19, 2012