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Organization Contact Information

Name: Mbarara Development Agency (MDA)
Street 1: Plot 17/19, McAllister Road, Lugazi-Mbarara Municipality, P.O.BOX 615, Mbarara, Uganda
Street 2: -
City: Kampala
Province: East Africa
Post Code: +256
Country: Uganda
Phone: +256 772- 079-019
Email: mbararadevtagency@yahoo.co.uk
Web Site:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Pastor
First Name: Abel
Last Name: Tumusiime
Title: Executive Director
Email: tunaatabel@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: +256 703-564-901

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Eve
Last Name: Catherine Mulumba
Title: Programs Manager
Email: emulumba@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: +256 782-603-474

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Faith-based organization (FBO)
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
MDA is an acronym for Mbarara Development Agency. The organization was started in 2000 as a local voluntary NGO to fight poverty, human rights violations, environmental degradation, HIV/AIDS/TB and malaria in a holistic and integrated approach to improve beneficiaries' standards of living.
MDA Vision is sustainable improved standards of living in Uganda where people have a secure and fulfilled life.
MDA Mission is promoting and enhancing capacity building training and support to empower beneficiaries in undertaking their own development initiatives to alleviate poverty.
MDA's interest is to contribute our efforts in fighting TB in Uganda and the beyond.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 6 - 10
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $10,001-$25,000
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: Technical assistance and advice
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Uganda
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:
MDA covers maternal health and reduced child vulnerability through empowerment, advocacy and accessibility of knowledge and resources for building a better life among Nationals, Host Communities and others. MDGs addressed by MDA integrated capacity building approach include eradication of poverty (MDGI), basic education (MDG2) gender equity and women empowerment (MDG3), fighting HIV/AIDS, malaria and TB (MDG6), environmental sustainability (MDG7) and partnerships for development (MDG8); and in the course of programme interventions.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Uganda
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)
Rwanda
Uganda

Specializations

Civil Society and Community Engagement

Specializations in Countries

Civil Society and Community Engagement Rwanda
Civil Society and Community Engagement Uganda

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:
MDA Mission is promoting and enhancing capacity building training and support to empower beneficiaries in undertaking their own development initiatives to alleviate poverty.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: June 2, 2016
Last updated: June 15, 2016