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Organization Contact Information

Name: COMMUNICATION FOR DEVELOPMENT CENTRE
Street 1: BERGER QUARRY ROAD, MPAPE
Street 2:
City: ABUJA
Province:
Post Code:
Country: Nigeria
Phone: +2348191025678
Email: info@africadevelopment.org
Web Site: http://www.africadevelopment.org

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr.
First Name: MAYOWA
Last Name: JOEL
Title: PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Email: mayowa@africadevelopment.org
Phone: +2348191025678

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms.
First Name: AYOOLA
Last Name: FAITH
Title: PROGRAM MANAGER
Email: ayoola@africadevelopment.org
Phone: +2348191025678

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: International
Organization Description:
Communication for Development Centre is an organization promoting effective and sustainable health and development programs including HIV/AIDS; TB and Malaria.

The organization is interested in TB as it is one of the main area of focus under the Public Health its program. It is also very important to the organization because of the burden of TB in Nigeria, Africa and globally.

The organiation works with other stakeholders to develop and advocate for appropriate policies on TB including diagnostics, treatment and resource mobilization. The organization also provides technical support on Strategic Plan Development; Implementation; and Monitoring and Evaluation of TB programs.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $25,000-$100,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
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: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Nigeria
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:
We are working with the National TB Programme to improve the engagement of affected communities and civil society in National TB Control.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Nigeria
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)
Nigeria

Specializations

Advocacy
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Nigeria
Technical Assistance Nigeria

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:
Communication for Development Centre is an organization promoting effective and sustainable health and development programs including HIV/AIDS; TB and Malaria. The organization promotes Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization on TB at the community, national, regional and global levels.

New Diagnostics:
Communication for Development Centre is a member of the New Diagnostics Working Group and its representative is the Coordinator of Community, Advocacy and Poverty sub-group in the WG. We contribute to the development of the Global Plan through the WG.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 1, 2012
Last updated: May 8, 2013