Namakwa Development Foundation (NDF)

Grantee Information: 

Namakwa Development Foundation (NDF) is dedicated to promoting community health, human rights and integrated development. NDF provides technical assistance and services to approximately 3 000 people each year, concentrating interventions and programming in the following areas: maternal and child health; disease prevention, with an emphasis on HIV/AIDS; water and sanitation; food aid and food security; and networking, capacity building, and institutional strengthening. NDF currently operates programs in Namakwa District.

Purpose: 
Strengthened and expanded the DOTS program; established and conducted training programs for schools teachers to improve skills in disseminating health information on TB to students , for rural health committees to promote community education and to for district level DOTS on monitoring and evaluation of DOTS.
Term of Grant: 
06/01/10-05/31/11
Areas Served: 
Namaqualand