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Organization Contact Information

Name: Association Of Pokhara University Public Health Students (APPS)
Street 1: Pokhara University, Lekhnath 12,
Street 2: Dhunge Patan
City: Kaski
Province:
Post Code:
Country: Nepal
Phone: +9779847066293
Email: successkey.apps@gmail.com
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Mr
First Name: Gokul
Last Name: Pathak
Title: Presdient
Email: pathak.gokul@yahoo.com
Phone:  

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Sadiksha
Last Name: Regmi
Title: Treasurer
Email: sadiregmi@yahoo.com
Phone:  

General Information

Board Constituency: Technical agencies
Organization Type - Primary: Academic / Research Institution
Organization Type - Secondary: None
Is your organization legally registered in your country: No
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
Association of Pokhara University Public Health Students (APPS) is a non political and non profitable student’s organization established in January 2009 focused to serve the peoples in public health matters. It has conducted many health awareness programs in Lekhanath Municipality, even with in short duration of establishment the organization aims to enhance sustainable improvement on health status of community people through active community involvement. In the mountain kingdom of Nepal, one of the poorest countries in the world. Almost half of the over 20 million population are infected with TB. Of these, up to 90 000 people have active TB and there are 44 000 new cases of the disease every year. As being the student of Public health and our organization conduct various programs like awareness program, counseling program in community with the help of female community health volunteers and mothers group and our association also conduct various rallies regarding various health issues including importance of early Screening program Via DOTS Program.
 
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: 0
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? < $1,000
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: Technical assistance and advice
 
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:
Our Association has Successfully conducted various program in the field of Tuberculosis. Since from its establishment it has focused on Community involvement for the control of Tuberculosis in Nepal. It has conducted several seminar, Rallies, Poster Presentation Competition.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Nepal
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)
Nepal

Specializations

Advocacy

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Nepal

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:
Our Association has Successfully conducted various program in the field of Tuberculosis. Since from its establishment it has focused on Community involvement for the control of Tuberculosis in Nepal. It has conducted several seminar, Rallies, Poster Presentation Competition. Working together with Grass root level health man power has shown fruitful result in tuberculosis control.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 5, 2012
Last updated: February 5, 2012