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Organization Contact Information

Name: Ministry of Health
Street 1: Government enclave
Street 2:
City: Gaborone
Province:
Post Code:
Country: Botswana
Phone: +2673632500
Email: jbogosi@gov.bw
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Thandi
Last Name: Katlholo
Title: Senior Health Officer
Email: thkatlholo@gmail.com
Phone: +2673632287

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Johana
Last Name: Bogosi
Title: Admin Officer
Email: jbogosi@gov.bw
Phone: +2673632069

General Information

Board Constituency: Countries
Organization Type - Primary: Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: None
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
The Ministry of Health is mandated with the overall oversight and delivery of health services for Batswana.It is responsible for the formulation of policies, regulations and norms, standards and guidelines of the health services. It is also a major provider of health services through a wide range of health facilities and management structure
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 100 +
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
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? Unable to disclose amount
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: 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:
my organisation houses the National TB Program
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Botswana
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)
Botswana

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Advocacy Botswana

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, development of guidelines and technical assistance to sub nationals , surveillance

Drug-Resistant TB:
development of guidelines and technical assistance to sub nationals , surveillance

TB-HIV:
Advocacy , development of guidelines and technical assistance to sub nationals ,surveillance

Laboratory Strengthening:
Testing at all levels, development of guidelines and technical assistance to sub nationals , surveillance

Fundamental Research:
Development of the research agenda

Research:
Development of the research agenda

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: December 6, 2015
Last updated: January 12, 2016