Health Projects

YEAR GEOGRAPHICAL COVERAGE TITLE OF THE PROJECT SCOPE/OBJECTIVES CONTRACT NUMBER VALUE in US$
2010 6 Fata agencies and 4 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria PR (Mercy Corps) Reducing the burden of Tuberculosis in Pakistan by Improving Access to Quality Directly Observed Treatment, Short Course (DOTS) and Multi-Drug Resistance tuberculosis (MDR-TB) Care Services (GFR-9) 1. To pursue high-quality DOTS through countrywide quality assured bacteriology
5. To enhance the capacity of public and private sectors to effectively detect and manage smear positive MDR-TB incident cases
PKS-910-G11-T-SR-ACD 1,070,636
2010 13 Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baluchistan The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria PR (Mercy Corps) Reducing the burden of Tuberculosis in Pakistan by Improving Access to Quality Directly Observed Treatment, Short Course (DOTS) and Multi-Drug Resistance tuberculosis (MDR-TB) Care Services (GFR-9) 3.-To empower vulnerable to, or affected by TB through undertaking advocacy, communication and social mobilization (ACSM) activities
6-To offer quality care to TB patients through a network of enabled private sector and parastatal hospitals/clinics and laboratories
PKS-910-G12-T-SR-ACD 1,412,184
2010 23 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 7 FATA agencies and 5 FANA districts The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria PR (Green Star Social Marketing Pakistan) Bridging the gap for TB Treatment (GFR-8) 1- Pursue high quality DOTS expansion and enhancement, through human resource development, training of health care providers on TB drugs management PKS-809-G10-T-ACD 207,590
2008-09 3 FATA Agencies i.e. Khyber, Bajaur, Kurram and 3 districts Mardan, Bannu, Lakki Marwat The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria PR (Directorate of Malaria Control Islamabad) (GFR-7) To reduce the prevalence of Malaria in highly endemic districts of NWFP Pakistan 1- Strengthening of existing diagnostic services in target districts
2- Scale-up LLITN coverage in round 2 target districts with special emphasis on pregnant women and children under 5 years of age and introduction of LLIN in other target districts through MCH centres and other identified outlets.
PKS-708-G08-M-ACD 698,135
2008-09 6 FATA Agencies i.e. Khyber, Mohmand, Bajaur, Orakzai, Kurram, South Waziristan The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria PR (National TB Control Programme) Pursue High Quality DOTS Enhancement through Quality-Assured Bacteriology (GFR-6) 1-To pursue high-quality DOTS through countrywide quality assured
bacteriology
PKS-607-G07-T-SR-ACD 227,597
2008-09 5 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa i.e. Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mardan and Swabi The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria PR (Mercy Corps) ACSM Component Moving towards comprehensive DOTS (GFR-6) 3-To empower people with TB, and Communities (Advocacy, Communication
and Social mobilization)
PKS-607-G06-T-SR-ACD 746,054
2006-07 9 Districts of NWFP i.e. Peshawar, Charsadda, Kohat, Karak, Bannu, Di Khan, Malakan, Upper Dir, Lower Dir) International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lungs Diseases Paris Strengthening DOTS implementation in NWFP of Pakistan through intersectoral collaboration Fidelis : Funds for Innovative DOTS Expansion through Local Initiatives to Stop TB 1. Strengthen capacity and promote supervision of the government, para-government health institutions and private sector to promote and facilitate implementation of DOTS strategy for tuberculosis control according to the WHO standards
2. Increase detection of new sputum smear positive (NSP) cases and cure at least 90% of the registered cases in the public, private and para-government health facilities in NWFP
3. Improve awareness in the target community about spread and treatment of Tuberculosis
Project ID: 2005-fid-5-031 164,735
2001-07 Entire NWFP where Afghan Refugee Camps and health facilities were located The United Nations High Commissioner for refugees program of assistance to vulnerable Afghan refugees in Pakistan tuberculosis control in Afghan refugees villages 1. To decrease TB morbidity and mortality among ARs through provision of quality diagnosis and treatment in BHU’s supported by UNHCR/PDH and NGOs
2. To introduce and maintain a uniform system of reporting, surveillance, monitoring and evaluation mechanisms in all the AR health
3. To raise public awareness regarding TB control, focusing efforts on the critical need for patient compliance to chemotherapy and on minimizing the social stigma associated with TB.
07/AB/PAK/CM/203 56,884
06/AB/PAK/CM/203 72,076
05/AB/PAK/CM/203(F) HNI 77,865
04/AB/PAK/CM/203 121,458
03/AB/PAK/CM/203(F) HNI 148,599
02/AB/PAK/CM/201(F) HNI 207,384
02/SB/PAK/EM/130(nh HNI) 30,340
01/AB/PAK/CM/201(F) HNI 155,091
        TOTAL 5,396,628